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! 

Dine in Brooklyn Update

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Next Monday, October 20th marks the start of the fall edition of Dine in Brooklyn! More than 150 restaurants throughout the borough will be participating, including the following Fifth Avenue spots:


200 Fifth


Bogota Latin Bistro

Brooklyn Crepe and Juice

Rare Earth


Blue Ribbon


Chip Shop

Grand Central Oyster Bar

El Pollito

Luke's Lobster

McMahon's Public House


Participatory Budgeting

Tuesday, October 14, 2014


If you live in City Council District 39 it's that time of year, again, to join in the 4th annual participatory budgeting effort.


Each year Council Member Brad Lander hosts a series of community meetings to help him determine how to spend $1.5 million in capital funds. Roads? Schools? Parks? You decide!


This Week: Food For Thought!

Monday, October 13, 2014

This is it! The Park Slope Civic Council's third annual “Food for Thought” fundraiser takes place on Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. at the Prospect Park Picnic House.


"Gowanus Wild" Opening Tonight at Ground Floor Gallery

Friday, October 10, 2014

Often, when you mention "Gowanus Canal" to Brooklynites, the reaction you get is "ewwww." That's perfectly understandable, but artist Miska Draskoczy may be able to change your mind with his gallery debut show, Gowanus Wild.