EVENT INFO!

“Don’t play what’s there, play what’s not there.” ~ Miles Davis

Accessibility:

The City of Richardson strives to make sure Wildflower! is an accessible event.

Accomodation requests for persons with disabilities should be made at least 14 days in advanced of the festival by contacting Susan Mattison, ADA Coordinator, via phone at 972 744-0908, via email at ADACoordinator@cor.gov, or by appointment at 1621 E. Lookout Drive, Richardson, Tx 75082.

Cash or coupons?

All vendors accept cash, no coupons are needed at Wildflower! Besides, where would you RATHER be, in front of a stage or in line to buy coupons?

Contact Us:

Wildflower! Arts and Music Festival
2100 E. Campbell Road
Suite 100
Richardson, Texas 75081
Phone 972-744-4580
FAX 972-744-5827
wildflower@cor.gov or use our Contact Form

Do’s and Don’ts:

In the interest of public safety, please help us out by not bringing coolers, food, drinks, pets, contraband, weapons, skateboards, rollerblades, scooters, laser pointers, Frisbees or professional camera equipment (any camera with a detachable lens). Each patron can bring in one factory sealed water bottle up to 1 liter. Snacks and drinks for toddlers will be allowed.

Snacks and drinks for toddlers are allowed.

The festival does allow audio and video recorders, however, our entertainment contracts disallow audio and video recording within the designated concert zones.

Unauthorized sales, solicitations, and distributions are prohibited.

The backstage area is off-limits to the public.

Persons entering the site may be subject to search for any prohibited items. The facility reserves the right to refuse admission or eject any person violating the facility, local, state or federal laws or whose conduct is deemed illegal, disorderly, or offensive by management.

  • Pets: Be kind to your pets- please leave them at home when you visit the Festival. Only seeing-eye dogs and service dogs are allowed within the Festival site during Festival operating hours.
  • Refund Policy: There are absolutely no refunds. Admission tickets are valid for their day of purchase only.
  • Re-entry policy: If you plan on returning you must have your hand stamped when you exit. This stamp will allow you re-entry only for that particular day.

Festival Hotline:

972-744-4581

Festival Lineup:

Click here to be redirected to our Lineup Page. All musical acts, times and stage locations are subject to change or cancellation without notice.

Festival Site Map:

Please click here to view the Festival layout.

First Aid:

First aid service is available within the Festival site at the City of Richardson’s Fire Department/EMS tent located near the intersection of Performance Drive and Performance Court

The Found Children's area

is at the City of Richardson Police Command Unit located right inside the Gateway 3, south end of the Taste of Texas Food Garden. We encourage your family to identify this spot (or other festival location) as a good place to meet in case anyone becomes separated.

Gateways:

  • Gateway 1 (Will Call) - the Glenville Avenue entrance to Bank of America (east side of the festival).
  • Gateway 2- the DART light rail stop at Galatyn Station (west side of the festival).
  • Gateway 3- the intersection of Galatyn Parkway and Performance Drive (south side of the festival).
  • Gateway 4 - where Performance Drive meets Lookout Drive (north side of the festival).

Getting There:

The Galatyn Park Station on the DART Red Line Light Rail system is adjacent to the festival’s Westside gateway! So, beat the traffic- park and ride from Dallas or Plano! Click here to review the Red Line schedule.

From Dallas: Take US75 North (Central Expressway) and exit Galatyn Parkway/Renner Road in Richardson. The festival site is located just east of US 75 between Galatyn Parkway and Lookout Drive. Exit Galatyn Parkway and take a right. Follow the parking signs to either park on-site under covered parking or in the surrounding surface lots.

From Plano/Oklahoma: Take US75 South into Richardson, exit Galatyn Parkway/Campbell Road in Richardson. The festival site is located just east of US 75 between Galatyn Parkway and Lookout Drive. Exit Galatyn Parkway and take a left. Follow the parking signs to either park on-site under covered parking or in the surrounding surface lots.

Lodging:

Click here to see which area hotels are offering special room rates/packages for Wildflower! attendees.

Lost and Found:

The Information Booth serves as the Festival’s Lost and Found location. The Information Booth is located near the Fountain. Lost and Found items are kept here until the festival gates close on Sunday night. After the festival ends, please call 972-744-4580 to inquire about lost and found items.

Parking:

Over 8,000 spaces are available within the immediate area surrounding Galatyn Park. Once you exit Galatyn Parkway signs will direct you to parking areas. There is a small fee ($5) for on-site covered parking and in the adjacent surface lots.

Seating:

All seating at Wildflower, both for indoor and outdoor venues, is "general admission; first come, first serve." For outdoor seating, it's also considered "festival viewing," and blankets, cushions, and chairs may be brought in, but please keep in mind that patrons may be standing in front of you during a performance. Chairs should be low to the ground and have backs at shoulder height.

We want everyone to enjoy the concerts and have a great time. Be respectful of people around you and please share your space, get to know your neighbors, and make room for others!

Smoking:

For your convenience, smoking is allowed in designated smoking areas throughout the festival site; locations are identified on the site map.

Ticket Prices/Outlets:

Click here to be redirected to our Ticket Page.

Vendor/Concessionaire/Artist Participation:

Whether you’re a professional exhibitor, concessionaire, arts and crafts vendor, or a business that wants to participate in our bid process, please contact us at wildflower@cor.gov. Be sure to include all of your current contact information, and please specify what type of vendor you are. We’ll add you to our mailing list.

Weather:

Wildflower! is a rain or shine event. Some activities / performances may be postponed or rescheduled to a later time during the weekend. Please refer to this website for the latest weather updates.

If there is inclement weather please seek shelter in the on-site covered parking garages.

When:

Friday, May 15 6 p.m. to midnight
Saturday, May 16 11 a.m. to midnight
Sunday, May 17 12:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:

Where's Wildflower! ?: We are only a few minutes north of Dallas and are conveniently located off of Central Expressway (US 75) at the Galatyn Parkway exit.

The actual address is 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson, 75082.