Summit Free Market

Join us on the second Saturday of each month.

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Next event is Saturday, August 14 from 8AM to 3PM.


Located at the City of Summit Transfer Station on 40 New Providence Ave. No appointments are necessary. 

No unsorted boxes or bags will be accepted. Click here for more donation guidelines. 

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About the Summit Free Market

Founded in 2008, the Summit Free Market is a volunteer, student-run program that works to reduce the amount of reusable material that enters Summit’s waste stream. Since its inception, an estimated 2500 Summit Free Market volunteers have kept more than 160 tons of reusable material from the waste stream, saving the City of Summit more than $25K in garbage tipping fees through its popular and successful community reuse initiative. The Summit Free Market holds events on the second Saturday of each month. 


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Join the team!

Interested in reducing waste in the Summit community? Contact the Summit Free Market Team for information on how to donate or volunteer.

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Follow the Summit Free Market

Follow us on Facebook at The Summit Free Market.

A virtual Summit Free Market group is on Facebook where items can be shared by contact-less pickup.


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The Summit Conservancy, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting environmental projects and sustainability in Summit, NJ led a fundraising effort for, and the construction of, the new Summit Free Market building.