Summit Announces 2nd Annual Battle of the Bands Event

Battle of the Bands – October 2

City of Summit

The Summit Department of Community Programs (DCP) is announcing its second annual Battle of the Bands event will take place on Sunday, October 2, on the Village Green, located at 356 Broad Street in Summit. 

Local bands are invited to enter and can perform at the event for up to 30 minutes, playing any original or cover songs. The deadline to sign up is Monday, September 19. To register, email David Guida at with a preferred performance time between 12 p.m. and 5 p.m. on October 2. The schedule of performers will be released once the lineup and participating bands are confirmed. The event is tentatively scheduled for 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. but is dependent on the number of bands that participate. Event updates will be posted to the DCP and City of Summit Facebook pages.

All participating bands will be required to bring and use their own PA/amplification system for their performance. The winner of the Battle of the Bands will get a paid performance at a 2023 event with the Department of Community Programs. 

For more information, please or call the Department of Community Programs at 908-277-2932.