Cottonwood Art Festival
Cottonwood Art Festival is a semi-annual event that features works from the nation's top visual artists. The prestigious art show has been a part of Richardson life for over 50 years.
Approximately 1,400 artists submitted their work for consideration, and jurors select over 240 artists to exhibit their museum-quality work. The artists compete in 14 categories: 2D Mixed Media, 3D Mixed Media, Ceramics, Digital, Drawings/Pastels, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Leather, Metalwork, Painting, Photography, Sculpture and Wood.
The festival also features local bands who perform the best in rock, country, jazz, blues, swing and folk.