Approximately 15-20 bands will be selected to compete in the 2021 Creation Music Tournament at the festival. Each selected artist  will have the opportunity to play LIVE on the Music Tournament Stage. Judging will take place on-site. One (1) artist from the Creation Northeast Music Tournament will be selected as “2021 Festival Winner”.  This is your chance to play on the same stages as your favorite artists!


  • If selected, and all fees and submissions are completed, you will have the opportunity to play in one of our 10-15 min slots on the Music Tournament Stage at the festival.  SUBMISSION DEADLINE MARCH 30TH
  • One Festival Winner will be selected from the artists that compete in the Music Tournament on-site.
  • Festival Winner will be introduced and announced Saturday afternoon from the Main Stage and receive a 10 minute performance slot.
  • Artists agree to fully comply with all Creation Festival policies, production, staff and rules.
  • Creation Festival reserves the right to change or modify schedule, policies or rules at any time.


  • Music Tournament submission fee of $25. (non-refundable)
  • If selected as a finalists , there is a confirmation fee of $265 for each band or artist. (non- refundable).
  • Submissions are made with no guarantees of performance. Creation Festival reserves the right to make changes to the program and details at any time.


The Festival Winner will be announced from Main Stage and get a 10 minute performance slot on Saturday afternoon, the last day of the festival.  The winner also receives the following:
  • Full performance slot at Creation Northeast 2021.
  • Inclusion on artist list of 2021 festival.
  • Grand Prize Winner will be featured on festival website.
  • Listing on festival Facebook pages promoting winner.
  • This could be the BIG BREAK you’ve been looking for!


Each artist or band selected for the Creation Music Tournament will be to able to purchase discounted tickets for family and guest for $5 off the current ticket price. Does not apply to gate prices. Entries must be submitted by March 30th, 2021.