Ever dream of being a super star and singing your heart out at the Wildflower! Arts and Music Festival? If so, sign up to be a part of the 2019 Budding Talent Vocal Competition, whichgives young singers a chance to showcase their talent. Finalist will perform at Wildflower! on the UnitedHealthcare Singer Songwriter Stage in the Eisemann Center on Sunday, May 19 at 1:00 p.m. A panel of judges will select a winner in each of the categories. Make sure to add this performance to your Festival schedule and check out some of the best up and coming performers!
This year’s finalist were selected during a qualifying round on April 28. All finalist performed at the Budding Talent Vocal Competition Finals on May 19 at 1:00 p.m. on the UnitedHealthcare Singer Songwriter Stage in the Eisemann Center. The following is a list of all participating finalist and the selected winners.
Sprouts Eva Adzhamoglian Elayne Doggett – Winner
Buds Ryan Dickerson Amelia Langley – Winner Jessie Prince Kaylen Pruitt
Jr. Wildflower! Madelyn Greer Abby Roth – Winner Brenna Stewart Gracie Wakefield
Big City Outlaws is a high energy country rock/pop cover band that performed on the Bud Light Stage at Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival in Richardson. They have been entertaining the DFW metroplex since 2012.
This rockin’ group of
musicians deliver country classics like Willie Nelson and Johnny Cash to keep
the audience on their feet and singing along. Accurate renditions of classic
rock includes Lynyrd Skynyrd, Journey, and Poison to current country artists
such as Taylor Swift, Big & Rich, Kenny Chesney, and Zac Brown Band.
The Michael Terry’s People Choice Award was given to Chris Chism of Dallas at the conclusion of the Al Johnson Performing Songwriter Contest. 10 finalists were selected from 300 applicants in a blind screening process. The top 10 then traveled to Richardson and performed live on the UnitedHealthcare Singer Songwriter Stage inside the Eisemann Center during the Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival. Along with the honor of the award, Chism also received a $500 cash prize.
It’s been a wild weekend here at Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival! We are so excited to update that the gates are going to open at 6:30 p.m.. The festival has been partially open since this morning and indoor performances inside the Eisemann Center have continued as scheduled throughout the day.
Unfortunately, Blue Oyster Cult had to cancel its appearance at the Festival due to its flight into DFW International Airport being cancelled because of the severe weather. All acts prior to 6:30 p.m. set to perform on outdoor stages have been removed from the schedule.