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! 

Santa on Fifth: Round Two

Friday, December 14, 2012

This Saturday, December 15 from 2-5 pm, catch Santa and his helpers at Has Beans Cafe (620 Fifth Avenue). Sit on Santa's lap, give him your wish list, have some hot chocolate and then enjoy a great day of shopping on Park Slope's Fifth Avenue!

Can't make it this Saturday? No problem! Santa will visit Fifth Avenue again on Saturday, December 22 2-5 pm on El Pollito Mexicano (119 Fifth Avenue).

Fifth Avenue Merchants Step Up Big For Red Hook

Thursday, December 13, 2012

The tally is in and Fifth Avenue merchants have stepped up in a big way to help raise money for our friends in Red Hook. On Small Business Saturday (November 24), merchants collected donations from customers during Happy to Help Hour (3-7 pm). We are pleased to announce that more than $2000 was collected during those hours for victims of Sandy. The money will be donated directly to the Red Hook Initiative.

Holiday Photo Shoot at BAX

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

This Sunday, December 16th, come down to BAX (421 Fifth Avenue) for a fun, affordable creative photo session with a professional photographer. Family photos are perfect holiday gifts. Plus, proceeds from the photo sessions benefit the programs and events at BAX! It's a win-win, Park Slope!

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December Musical Ecologies at The Old Stone House

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

This Thursday at 8:00 pm at The Old Stone House, the Musical Ecologies program continues with a night of music and conversation with groundbreaking violinist and composer Tom Chiu.

Tom is perhaps best known for his work as founder of the Flux Quartet but his extensive discography is filled with recordings for the Chesky, Innova, Koch, Mode, Sombient, and Tzadik labels.