Public Pop-Up Collection Events

Bayfront Glass organizes pop-up collection events in partnership with a host municipality, non-profit, social or church group, or business where where residents can drop off their clean container glass (click here for the schedule). All events will use the following format:

Saturdays from 9am – 2pm | No cost to users or the host

Bayfront Glass staff and volunteers will be on site to assist recyclers

Acceptable and non acceptable types of glass (click to enlarge). Bring your glass in cardboard boxes or plastic containes; please no plastic bags.

If you are interested in bringing glass collection events to your area please reach out to your local municipality and ask them to contact us at

To host an event, please fill out this form:



"I started recycling in the '60s - taught by my mother. We took our glass to a location around 15th and Raspberry. I am so happy to have this opportunity to continue my almost 50 year recycling journey. Thank you!"

Christine Hedlund - Erie Resident & GoFundMeDonor