Ricochet 2019 is a citywide event focusing on creativity and the arts in Richardson. Presented and developed by AIR (Arts Incubator of Richardson), this festival provides opportunities for artists and creatives of many kinds to showcase their talents while creating greater awareness of the vibrant arts and creative community in Richardson.
Saturday, October 19, 2019
12:00 – 5:00 pm – Free Events at 5 venues (see below for locations)
6:00 pm – 11:30 pm – Lone Star Artists Concert
$16 / $20 at the door
Six Springs Tavern, Richardson
6:00-8:00 pm: Openers include: Shelley King, Barbara Nesbitt & Justin Tipton – local talent
8:00-10:00 pm: Showcasing: Terri Hendrix & Lloyd Maines – singer-songwriters, Grammy award winners
10:00-11:30 pm: Headliners: Guy Forsyth Band – Texas bluespop, folk, countrygrass
Multiple venues across the City will host FREE performances and engaging activities for all who love the arts and creativity. Please visit the following participating locations:
Richardson Heights Village, 100 S Central Expy, Richardson, TX 75080
Richardson YMCA, 821 Custer Rd, Richardson, TX 75080
Richardson Public Library, 900 Civic Center Dr, Richardson, TX 75080
Four Bullets Brewery, 640 N Interurban St, Richardson, TX 75081
Six Springs Tavern, 147 N Plano Rd, Richardson, TX 75081
Artists range from actors to painters, singers, dancers, storytellers, and jugglers!
Creativity on Tap
is the art/creative exhibit in partnership with Four Bullets Brewery featuring new works of art, poetry, stories, music and more all based on “beer.”
Sidewalk chalk artists return, as well, at Heights Village Shopping Center. This year there is a special showing of latest release of “The Addams Family” in partnership with Alamo Drafthouse Cinema—the inspiration for the chalk artists’ drawings.
Want to be a Sidewalk Chalk Artist? Now you can reserve your own square to showcase your creativity (family-friendly, please). See below for form.
The evening concert – the first in a Texas artist series presented by AIR and Six Springs – is the finale for AIR’s Ricochet Arts & Music Festival – showcasing the pinball effects of the arts. The Lone Star Artists Concert featuring the bluespop, folk, countrygrass sounds of Guy Forsyth Band
and spotlighting Terri Hendrix with Lloyd Maines in partnership with Six Springs Tavern.
Completing a day filled with performances and interactive creative events across Richardson, join the fun, get your toes tapping and celebrate these great Texas talents. AIR is proud to support Terri and Lloyd who are members of the Texas Touring Roster of artists through the Texas Commission on the Arts.
Also a member of the Texas Touring Roster and 2008 Texas State Musician, Shelley King brings her blend of Blues, Soul, Country, Gospel, Rock, and Folk to the party along with Austin’s own Americana, Folk songstress Barbara Nesbitt. Dallas’ own Americana, Rock songwriter Justin Tipton kicks off the day.
HOW YOU CAN HELP
support payments to artists, printing, publicity and general support.
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