MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – The Mountainside Restoration Committee, Inc. is seeking participants to secure space for Swapping or Selling their unwanted Spring Cleaning clean-out items or any other items which might interest the crowd. These items might include crafts, merchandise, jewelry, baked goods, clothing, music, collectibles, household items, videos, toys, etc.  

The first Mountainside Founders' Festival and Spring Cleanup Swap Meet will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 1 on the grounds of the Deacon Andrew Hetfield House at Constitution Plaza in Mountainside. This event will feature historic games of chance, amusements, chicken plop bingo, entertainment, food, refreshments and much more. After the nominal space fee, individuals or groups keep the profit from their Swap/Sell table. Individuals, groups or organizations wishing to secure table space should pick up a form at the Mountainside Borough Hall, Public Library or download online at

The Deacon Andrew Hetfield House and Levi Cory House are located at Constitution Plaza adjacent to the Mountainside Library. Constitution Plaza is the first right off Birch Hill Road which is off New Providence Road near the Mountainside Volunteer Fire House. The Mountainside Restoration Committee is a committee of volunteers governed by the Borough of Mountainside whose purpose is to restore and maintain the Deacon Andrew Hetfield House and the Levi Cory House and collect and save historic information and items from destruction. 

For information or to donate funds, call (908)789-9420; or go to