Earlier this year the City of Richardson released a star-studded first round of the 2016 musical lineup for the 24th annual Wildflower! Arts and Music Festival being held May 20-22 in Galatyn Park. The list included a nightly performance by Unforgettable Fire – A Tribute to U2 and 13 additional top artists:

Peter Frampton
John Mayall
Dennis DeYoung and the Music of Styx
John Waite
Alien Ant Farm
Soul Asylum
The Guess Who
Finger Eleven
Black Joe Lewis
Jimmie Vaughan and The Tilt-A-Whirl Band featuring Lou Ann Barton

Approximately 40 additional artists and bands have since been confirmed to perform on six different stages. The lineup has been infused with a variety of local and national acts performing the best in classic rock, R&B, country, pop, disco, progressive rock, alternative, and folk music:

Asia featuring John Payne
Adrian Johnston

A Hard Day’s Night
Alex Marie Brinkley
Bethel Steele
Bill Ward/2-Bit Palomino
Billy Crockett
Buffalo Ruckus
Chase Gassaway
Cheers for Tears
Choctaw Wildfire
Claire Morales
Crystal Yates
Drew Kennedy

Eddie Lott
Eliza Gilkyson
Forever Mac
Grace Morrison
Gretchen Peters
Griffin Tucker
Hares on the Mountain
Hello Lover
Ian Dickson
Jagged Row
Joe Tucker

Julie Jean White
Julie Livingston
Justin Farren
Katie Stump
La Pompe
Laura Harrell
Le Freak
Melody Guy

Pearl Gem
Raised Right Men
Rania Khoury
Rebecca Folsom
Slaid Cleaves
Susan Cattaneo
Susan Gibson
Swan Song
Terri Hendrix and Lloyd Maines
The Bodarks
The Kul
The McCleods
The Sideshow Tragedy
The Tu-Tones
Troy Werner
Unwritten Law

Download the full 2016 Wildflower! Arts and Music Festival schedule for exact performance times and stage details. Tickets sales started Monday, April 18th and available online www.wildflowerfestival.com or at any Metroplex Tom Thumb store. The three-day pass is $40, single-day adult tickets are $25, kids age 5-12 one-day is $5, and admission for kids under 4 is free. Discounted tickets are available to City of Richardson residents, with proof of residency.

Press Release: Richardson’s Wildflower! Arts and Music Festival Presents 2016 Lineup – March 15, 2016