In early 2009, the Park Slope Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District launched a blog at AllAboutFifth.Blogspot.com
. You can read the latest news from our blog here, or check out the site, directly!
Sunday, May 12, 2013
- from the merchants of Fifth Avenue and the Park Slope Fifth Avenue BID.
Looking for last minute gift/meal ideas? Don't worry, we compiled a list earlier this week!
Thursday, May 9, 2013
This Sunday, May 12th (Mother's Day) at the Fifth Avenue Farmer's Market, drop by between 10 am and Noon for "The Biggest Fair Trade Coffee Break in the World." One of the market's vendors, Tierra Farm, will have free samples of their organic coffees and they'll be around to discuss their commitment to fair trade sourcing with shoppers.The Coffee Break is inspired by the organization, Oxfam International.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Mother's Day is just a few days away. If that statement surprised you, then you are probably in a panic right now. Don't worry, though, Fifth Avenue has just what you need:
Flowers: ZuZu's Petals, Blooms on Fifth and more. Get mom some flowers or even a special fruit arrangement. Check our Florists business directory page for more.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
This Saturday, May 11th from 10 am - 4 pm, drop by 5th Avenue and 4th Street (The Old Stone House and Washington) for the 5th Annual Brooklyn Bike Jumble.
The park will be filled with vendors selling used bikes as well as new and used bike accessories. It's the perfect place to find a summer ride or to stock up on the parts that you need to complete your bike!
Here is a photo set from the 2011 Bike Jumble, to give you a little flavor of the event.