Shopper/Visitor Parking

Come to Summit for a wide array of entertainment and shopping all within walking distance in Downtown Summit, including:
  • Excellent Restaurants
  • Farmers Market
  • Movie Theater
  • New Jersey Transit
  • Outside dining
  • Reeves-Reed Arboretum
  • Summit Area YMCA
  • Unique Boutiques
  • Village Green
  • Visual Arts Center of New Jersey
Metered Parking
Summit offers metered street parking for $.50 an hour. Time limits range from 15-minutes Express, 30-minutes, 90-minutes, 3-hours, 5-hours and 12-hours all located within the Summit's Business District. The Express parking is $.25 for 15-minutes. Fees are required Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Paid Parking Program - Effective July 1, 2013
One-hour free! Park and enjoy your time in Downtown Summit - no need to rush.
  • DeForest Avenue Lots - New - Ticket Free Zone
  • 30-Minutes free for easy in and out shopping
  • Increasing fee starting at $1 per hour
  • Pay with cash, credit card, or your smart phone - see below for payment options
  • See your local merchant to see how you earn "Customer Rewards Coupons"
Fees will be required for parking in the DeForest Avenue Parking Lots. Ambassadors will be on hand assisting customers Fees are required Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.. Parking is free after 6 p.m. and all day on Sundays and parking holidays. There are various ways to pay, either by coins, bills, credit cards or through Parkmobile.

Visitor Parking Locations
View the Parking Map (PDF) marked with each lot.
  • Number 1 - Park and Shop Lot 1 - Paid Parking - hourly fee
  • Number 2 - Park and Shop Lot 2 - Paid Parking - hourly fee
  • Number 3 - Park and Shop Lot 3 - Paid Parking - hourly fee
  • Number 4 -Tier Garage-Ground Level - Paid Parking for 30 minutes only
  • Number 5 - Bank Street Lot - Paid Parking for 90-minutes only