Why come to #theother5th, Park Slope?      

Nestled amongst Brooklyn’s historical brownstone streets filled with trees, you’ll find unique shopping, delicious restaurants, art and a buzzing nightlife along a 30 block stretch. Otherwise known at #theother5th, you can easily spend your day here, eat, shop and enjoy the nighttime fun. Over 500 independently owned businesses.

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Business Directory here

Shopping

Gift, jewelry and clothing stores, ethical and handmade boutique stores with artisanal and one of a kind products. Brooklyn made clothing and food items.

Snacking & Drinking

Fabulous Fifth Avenue Street Fair – May

Craft coffee, craft beer, sports bars and chocolate!    

Dining – Indoor and Outdoor

Every type of food you can image. Latin and Caribbean, Asian and European restaurants. Best wings in NYC, artisanal sausages, burgers, gluten free pizza, Uzbekistan cuisine and farm to table options. Many restaurants have beautiful backyards or sidewalk cafes for alfresco dining.

Arts and Culture

Small art galleries featuring local artists and a revolutionary war museum in the heart of the Avenue. Also a park with playground, handball and basketball courts and a skateboard park for a break from shopping and visiting!

Nightlife

Comedy shows every night, live music, karoke, bingo, opera and sports. Of course shows at the Barclays Center are minutes away.

Pop Up Park at Summer Strolls – July & August

Annual Events

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  • April – A Taste of Fifth – 45 restaurants giving samples and free alcohol!
  • May – Fabulous Fifth Avenue Fair – 20 block Street Fair.
  • June – Brooklyn Pride Fair and Brooklyn Pride Parade.
  • July/August – Four multi street Block Parties.
  • November /December – Holiday Tree Lighting Show, Menorah Lighting and Santa Visits.

How to get here?

Bike Hop on a Citibike to 5th Ave and park up near Bergen St or cycle down the Avenue to another parking spot. They run all the way to 14th St.

Subways 2,3, 4,5, Q or R to the Barclays Center or R train to Union St, 9th St or 15th. F/G to 4th Av & 9th St.

Bus B63 runs all the way down #theother5th.

Accommodation

Many local hotels, map here, within easy walking distance or a short bus or subway ride. 

Hotel Le Bleu, Holiday Inn, Super 8, Fairfield Inn, Red Lion Inn, La Quinta, Hotel BPM, Wyndham Garden.

Find out more?

Website Parkslopefifthavenuebid.com

Instagram @theother5th

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Twitter Parkslope5thave