City announces lineup for Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival

The Wildflower Festival will take place May 15-17. (Courtesy Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival)
The Wildflower Festival will take place May 15-17. (Courtesy Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival)

The Wildflower Festival will take place May 15-17. (Courtesy Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival)

The lineup for the 2020 Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival was announced Feb. 14.

Headlining this year's event are Joan Jett and The Blackhearts, Collective Soul, The Wailers, O'Connor Lee Band, Loverboy and Sara Evans, to name a few. David Bowie tribute band Space Oddity will perform daily inside the Eisemann Center's performance hall, according to the city's latest newsletter.

Each year, the three-day event, held at the Galatyn Park Urban Center, features over 100 local, regional and national acts performing across six stages, the newsletter said. Other highlights include a battle of the bands, a songwriter contest, an art guitar auction, a children's area, food vendors, a craft beer garden and strolling performers.

This year's festival dates are May 15-17. Online ticket sales start at $30 a day and are available at www.wildflowerfestival.com. A VIP package that includes complimentary food, beverages, VIP seating and premiere parking is also available.

Residents can buy tickets at a discounted rate of $12 per day by visiting City Hall, any recreating center, the Gymnastics Center and The Senior Center. Proof of residency is required.


A full list of headliners is as follows. For daily lineups, visit www.wildflowerfestival.com/timeline.

  • Joan Jett and The Blackhearts

  • Collective Soul

  • American Authors

  • The Charlie Daniels Band

  • Loverboy

  • Candlebox

  • Sara Evans

  • Sister Sledge

  • The Wailers

  • Dreamers

  • iDKHOW

  • Landsharks

  • Le Freak

  • Ryan Shupe & the RubberBand

  • O’Connor Lee Band

  • Maybe April

  • Rich Girls

  • Meagan Tubb & Shady People

  • Shelley King

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By Olivia Lueckemeyer

Olivia Lueckemeyer graduated in 2013 from Loyola University New Orleans with a degree in journalism. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in October 2016 as reporter for the Southwest Austin edition before her promotion to editor in March 2017. In July 2018 she returned home to the Dallas area and became editor of the Richardson edition.


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