The award-winning Al Johnson Performing Songwriter Contest is accepting 300 entries beginning January 1, 2020. The submissions will be narrowed to 10 Finalists who will then compete for the Grand Prize, Second Place or the Michael Terry People’s Choice Award. The deadline to enter is March 1 and all finalists perform live on stage at the Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival in Richardson that draws a crowd of 65,000 attendees each year.Read More
Get ready…it’s about to be a wild weekend!
You Want Music. We Got Music.
6 stages featuring national and regional headliners, singer/songwriters, classic tribute bands, and local artists.
Over 100 musicians and bands to be exact. Three days at Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival is sure to fill your soul with a variety a tunes.
Methodist Richardson Amphitheater Stage
Located on the east side of the festival site, the Methodist Richardson Amphitheater Stage hosts nationally known performances by night, and local or regional favorites by day. Providing general admission seating, we guarantee the perfect view and experience regardless of where you choose to sit. Mark this one on your list of stages to check out.
Wildflower! Plaza Stage
On the west side of the festival site, near the Renaissance Hotel, the Wildflower! Plaza Stage provides the perfect platform for your national, local and regional favorites, as well as a rocking line up of tribute bands on Sunday. Make sure to bring your favorite chair to mark your spot in the audience and get ready to rock out.
Bud Light Stage
Some of the finest bands and performers come right from the Dallas-Ft. Worth area, and can be found right here! Featuring the sounds of local favorites, the Bud Light Stage features local artist showcasing music of all genres. Pick your favorite seat in the seating area across the way and enjoy!
Dive into your favorite WF! Eats and catch a performance or two at the Courtyard Stage, located near the WF! Food vendors. Featuring singer/songwriters, the music is sure to be a great accompany to your festive fair food!
Go back in time and rock out to a nationally known tribute band, Aeromyth from California. Located inside the Eisemann Center, the Hill Hall provides the essential arena concert experience throughout the weekend. Performing at various times throughout the weekend, Aeromyth is sure to deliver a festival experience like no other!
Singer Songwriter Stage
The Singer Songwriter Stage is home to a group of talented artists, who bring to life their written songs to a melodic tune. Located inside the Bank of America Theater in the Eisemann Center, the Singer Songwriter Stage creates an intimate setting for the true music lovers at heart, and the perfect platform for our Al Johnson performing Songwriter Finals.
We have acrobats, we have trampoline superstars, we even have men riding tiny bicycles! Wildflower! delivers a variety of entertainment performances in front of the Eisemann Center on Performance Row. A variety of acts will perform throughout the weekend and seating is available for your pleasure. Don’t miss your favorite!
Take Home a Little Art With You.
Find your favorite art in the WF! Marketplace, featuring a variety of artistic goods throughout the festival.
Go ahead…we give you permission to shop!
Don’t miss your chance to also grab exclusive Wildflower! gear. The Wildflower! Store, located in the center of the Festival, offers an assortment of collectible merchandise from T-shirts, caps, bags, and posters. A variety of styles, sizes and options are available. Wildflower! gear is the perfect way to capture and remember your wild weekend of fun!
Nothing Beats a Good Bite to Eat.
WF! Eats & Drinks offers a variety of cuisine from local restaurants, as well as your favorite festival food and drinks.
We promise you won’t go hungry, but it might be hard to choose your next treat!
There Is So Much More To Do!
Visit the Art Guitar Auction, create some art with your kiddos in the WF! Kids section, cool down at the Plaza Fountain Show or check out an acrobatic performance on Performance Row. 1 day might not be enough time to experience it all, that is why we are giving you 3!