The City of Richardson’s 22nd annual Wildflower! Arts and Music Festival, North Texas’ largest music festival will take place this May 16-18. The award-winning, multi-day eclectic arts and music festival draws local and national acts performing the best in classic rock, R&B, country, funk, pop, alt-rock, folk and Americana. Expect amazing performances this year from such legendary acts as Cheap Trick, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Loverboy, The Wallflowers, Kool & the Gang, Lonestar, Ed Kowalczyk formerly of Live, Jack Ingram, Marc Broussard and more. This festival may have a heavy music focus, but there is still lots to do for the little ones. Don't miss the Kidz Korner - a fun and colorful festival stop where kids of all ages will find all kinds of games, activities and entertainment geared just for them. Be a rock star on the “Rock Star” karaoke stage, make a bead bracelet, get your face painted, climb the rock wall, visit the City of Richardson’s petting zoo or jump in a big bounce house!
Three-day passes can be purchased online at www.wildflowerfestival.com and also at Metroplex Tom Thumb stores for $30 through 5:30 p.m. on Friday, May 16. Single-day adult tickets are $20 and are available at the gates or online at the festival’s website beginning today. Kids 5-12 tickets are $3, and children four and under have free entry. (Don't forget to check out the promotions page on their website for deals on discounted tickets!)