Summit Downtown Announces 2019 Holiday Events

Summit Downtown 2019 Holiday Events

Summit Downtown, Inc. is excited to announce the downtown holiday events and initiatives for 2019: Shop Summit Passport Program, Small Business Saturday, Celebrate in Summit, and Carriages & Carolers. The Summit VISA Gift Cards, accepted at over 125 Summit businesses, will also be available this holiday season! More information on holiday events and Summit Gift Cards can be found on

Shop Summit Passport Program November 30 – December 7

Visit 8 different downtown Summit businesses between Nov. 30 and Dec. 7 to have your passport stamped! At least 4 stamps must be from retail shops. No purchase is necessary. Passports must be turned in by 3 p.m. on Saturday, December 7 to be entered to win $500 Summit Gift Card. 10 runners up will also each win $100 gift cards. Summit Gift Cards are accepted by over 125 Summit businesses and make great holiday gifts! The winning completed passports will be drawn at 4 p.m. during the Celebrate in Summit event on December 7.

Celebrate in Summit ● Saturday, December 7 ● 1-4 p.m.

Shop, dine, and celebrate in Summit this holiday season! Do your holiday shopping right in downtown Summit. There will be music throughout town, hot chocolate, and Horse and Carriage rides from 1-4 p.m. at Lyric Park (corner of Beechwood Road and Bank Street). Winners for the Shop Summit Passport will be drawn at 4 p.m. All activities are free to the public. Special thanks to Major Sponsor Sunrise Senior Living for making this event possible!

Want a couple hours to shop and dine without the kids? The Summit YMCA will be offering free babysitting complete with pizza and activities from 1-4 p.m., so you and your friends or significant other can enjoy a night out on the town. Babysitting is free, but registration is required. Call 908-273-3330 to register.

Carriages & Carolers ● 1-4 p.m. ● December 14 and 21

Take a break from your downtown shopping to enjoy holiday music and free horse and carriage rides from 1-4 p.m. Saturdays December 14 and 21. The boarding location will be Lyric Park, located at the corner of Bank Street and Beechwood Road. Use 17 Beechwood Road for GPS.

Santa’s Holiday Party ● Saturday, December 7 ● 5:30-7 p.m.

The Summit YMCA is organizing this fun family event on the Village Green. Join them for the annual tree lighting and party with Santa. There will be fun activities for the children.

Free Parking

There will be free parking December 14-29 at 90-minute meters, Bank St. Lot, and 1st floor of the Tier Garage. Compliments of the City of Summit and Summit Downtown Inc.

Summit VISA Gift Cards

Looking for a new way to support local Summit businesses while giving a great gift to that special someone? Accepted at over 125 Summit businesses, both in and outside the downtown, Summit VISA Gift Cards are available for purchase at Don’t know what to get? Get Summit Gift Cards!

Summit Downtown, Inc. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the on-going development and promotion of the business community in downtown Summit, NJ.

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