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! 

Do You Back the Bid?

Friday, January 16, 2015

No, we don't mean the Park Slope Fifth Avenue BID (we hope you do back us, though). We mean the Democratic National Convention at Barclays Center!

Our very own Jonathan Bayer from Sky Ice (63 5th Avenue) was featured on a video, talking about the positive things that the convention could do for Fifth Avenue. Check it out here.

Find it on #theother5th

Thursday, January 15, 2015

There has been a lot of change along Park Slope's Fifth Avenue over the past year. Some of it has been exciting, some of it very sad. All of the changes, however, have been captured on the Park Slope Fifth Avenue BID's website and mobile directory.

The Old Stone House in the Times

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

A big congratulations to The Old Stone House and Executive Director Kim Maier for their recent piece in the New York Times, highlighting their museum, cultural programs and the important Revolutionary War battle that took place on the spot (something that many New Yorkers forget). The article also features a little tip to visit local bars and watering holes on #theother5th, including The Gate and Colombia.


Check it out!


Whiskey Coke Performance and Reading Series at Freddy's

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Are you a local writer, poet, performer, musician or artist? Grab a Whiskey and Coke at Freddy's Bar tonight and share your latest work! Whiskey Coke is a monthly reading and performance series that happens on the second Tuesday of the month.


Interested? Submissions for a performance slot should be sent to: There will also be an open mic at the end of the event that anyone can sign up for.