Swapfest -- The Flea at MIT -- Tech, tools, and gadgets flea market

Sunday, September 17, 2023 at 9:00am to 2:00pm

Albany St. Parking Garage 32 Albany St, Cambridge, MA

Swapfest is a huge electronics, tools, technology, amateur radio, and gadget flea market held on the third Sunday of every month from April to October in the Albany St. parking garage at MIT. Come buy, sell, or just look at objects as diverse as WWII Enigma machines, motors, power tools, computers, space capsules, and more. Early bird buyer admission starts at 7:00 AM for $15. Normal buyer admission starts at 9 AM (MIT students are free, general public admits are $6 or $5 with printed flyer, MIT affiliates are $5). Vendors can preregister by the 5th of the month by mailing in our flyer with a check.

Events ends officially at 2 PM, but come earlier in the day for the best deals. Bring cash.

Proceeds fund the following MIT student groups: MIT Radio Society W1MX, MIT Electronic Research Society, and MIT UHF Repeater Association W1XM

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Exhibits, Meetings/Gatherings, Workshops/Fairs, Community Event

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Academic, Arts/Music/Film, General

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Public, MIT Community, Students, Alumni, Faculty, Staff


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