Hudson Valley Exclusive: Passes Available to Intensive Workshop Marathon for Creatives

Parent passes, spectator passes, day passes and full-on creative-marathon participation passes are available. For more info email:

Hudson Valley, NY - August 4-7, artists, creators, makers, designers, producers, developers and innovators will compete in the first ever CreativesMX Marathon, a 4-day, 3 county loop course in which creatives will compete on an exhaustive course of workshops, rehearsals, exhibitions, performances, and popups to reach the finish line podium and accolades from industry professionals and their fellow participants as well as prizes and opportunities.

The CreativesMX marathon schedule includes master classes, workshops, and performances conducted by veteran industry professionals, and participants will tour the world-class arts scene in and around the Hudson Valley. All marathoners are invited to book hotel reservations at the Four Points by Sheraton in Newburgh, the CreativesMX Marathon headquarters.

Please visit the marathon website to see a full listing. Tickets are available through Eventbrite

Get the full pass or play by day visit:

Marathon Specifics:

The Marathon will kick off Wednesday afternoon, August 3 rd , for registration and warm-ups at Motorcyclepedia Museum in Newburgh.

 Using the backdrop of the beaucolic Hudson River Valley, creatives will compete on an open course including:

  • Workshops
  • Rehearsals
  • Exhibitions
  • Performances
  • Launches
  • Popups

See who can endure to the end. It will take talent and grit, just like it does in the real world!

Experience these presenters when you run the CreativesMX Marathon


Who are Marathoners?

Makers, innovators, designers, artists, producers, entrepreneurs and all-round creative mavericks.

What is the Marathon Course?

This is a 4 day, 3 county loop course. Marathoners will explore the unique and varied terrain in Orange, Ulster and Dutchess counties. From the mountains and black dirt to river fronts and downtowns, the MidHudson River Valley is your canvas.

Run the full 4-day Marathon or run a County Leg in one day!

The Marathon Headquarters and starting line is located at the Four Points by Sheraton hotel, Newburgh, NY. The Kickoff and daily shuttle bus will be held at this location.

Creative Categories: 

  • Performing Arts
  • Visual Arts
  • Media Arts
  • Culinary Arts
  • Healing Arts
  • Design Arts
  • Literary Arts
  • Tech & Gaming            

Age Categories:     Adults:                23+ year olds

                                  Young Adults:      18 - 22 year olds

                                  Young Creatives:  13 - 17 year old

Awards:       There are prizes within reach for all marathoners in every category. Ultimately, marathoners with the most promise points will win industry- level opportunities and career support.

Registration Includes:   Marathon Pass to all workshops, activities & performances

                                          Kickoff Fitness Expo

                                          Finish Line Festival

                                          Creativity Crawl

                                          Lunch and other break sessions

                                          Transportation to all Marathon routes


                                          Marathon Bag

Lodging:        Not Included. Get your special discount at the following hotels:

                        Four Points by Sheraton (Newburgh/Stewart Airport) // Reservation Code: CHO3AA

                        Hampton Inn at Woodbury Commons // Reservation Code: CMX