All About Fifth

In early 2009, the Park Slope Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District launched a blog at You can read the latest news from our blog here, or check out the site, directly! 

Eat for the Gowanus

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Although Fifth Avenue is considered to be a hub of Park Slope, it is also located just a couple of blocks away from the polluted (but improving) Gowanus Canal.

Tomorrow night you have an opportunity to do something good for our neighboring water body in-need. The Gowanus Canal Conservancy will be raising money for its environmental programs through an event called "Dive in Gowanus." Participating restaurants will be donating part of their Friday Night proceeds to the Conservancy.

Tomorrow Night: Lou Gallo and Square Dancing

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Believe it or not, the weather forecast for this Thursday Night does NOT include rain!

This Weekend: Battle of Brooklyn Events

Monday, August 12, 2013

It's that time of year again, when our thoughts turn to Park Slope's historical past and, more specifically, to the important role that Washington Park and The Old Stone House played in the formation of our great country.