Atlantic Avenue Blog

Pulse of Brooklyn- Hard Soul Boutique/Recordings, 418 Atlantic Avenue

Happy Spring everyone! We are so excited to share with you all what we have in store this year. Atlantic Avenue is filled with one of a kind boutiques, restaurants and small businesses and what better way to get to know the avenue than some great videos from some of our local merchants. Looking for great art, music and funky apparel? Hard Soul Boutique/Recordings is the merchandise pivot for all things Hard Soul, including music ( CD’s. vinyl & digital downloads), Strafe’s Art, limited edition Art Tees, hats, sweat shirts and Sharon’s Jewelry & extras. Nestled in the heart of Brooklyn, Hard Soul Boutique/Recordings owned by Strafe Standard & Sharon Taylor features all of the above and so much more. Stop by Tuesday-Sunday from 1pm-8pm and check out some unique pieces while chit chatting with the owners as well. Check out them out below: http://atlanticave.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Hard-Soul-Boutique-with-AALDC-logo-.mp4...

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Our Wintry ‘Walk the Windows’ Event

As NYC experienced the first snowfall of the season on Saturday, December 9th, Atlantic Avenue was filled with great holiday-themed events, outdoor performances and special savings for all. We would like to thank our participating Atlantic Avenue merchants, our outdoors performers and many more!  Check out some pictures...

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‘Walk the Windows’ Special Performances

Special performances throughout this Saturday will fill Atlantic Avenue with holiday cheer. Make sure to visit outside of St. Cyril of Turov Belarusian Church, 401 Atlantic Avenue; corner of Atlantic Avenue & Bond Street. Rockettes Style Performance Dance Workshop 12pm-12:45pm The Joy of the Chinese Waist Drum Falun Dafa 1pm-1:45pm Drumming Presentation FogoAzul Drummers...

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“Walk the Windows” December 9th, 2017

Explore Atlantic Avenue this Saturday during our ‘Walk the Windows’ event! Enjoy FREE Holiday Themed events & offers throughout the day from several Atlantic Avenue businesses. Adding to the fun and excitement, come by Atlantic Avenue’s Official Christmas Tree outside of 401 Atlantic Avenue and enjoy performances and giveaways from 11am-4pm. We hope to celebrate the holiday season with you...

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Recap of our 2017 Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Party

Atlantic Avenue was filled with holiday spirit and cheer on Friday, December 1st during our 2017 Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Party. Performances from local schools such as International Charter School, P.S 38, P.S 261 & Brooklyn High School of the Arts. Special Appearances from Councilman Stephen Levin, Assembly Member Jo Anne Simon and Captain Roberto Melendez from NYPD 84th Precinct welcomed the crowd with seasons greetings. Santa also traveled to our Tree Lighting Party to enjoy our festivities. Check out some photos below of this year’s party!   Check out some more pictures on the Atlantic Avenue LDC’s Facebook Page! FB:...

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2017 Atlantic Avenue Holiday Window Winners

We are just getting started with our holiday events this season. Our 2017 Holiday Judges traveled along the avenue on Wednesday. November 29th and viewed all of the participating storefront winners from 4th Avenue & Hicks Street. The Atlantic Avenue LDC would like to thank all of the businesses that decorated their windows, our 2017 Holiday Judges for their participation and Boutros Restaurant located at 185 Atlantic Avenue for their amazing food and service on November 29th. We will like to introduce to you all our 2017 Holiday Window Winners! First Place- Arco New York, 385 Atlantic Avenue  Second Place- Hunting with Jake, 380 Atlantic Avenue  Third Place- Woolyn, 105 Atlantic Avenue  Now, we can’t forget a couple of holiday windows that left a longstanding impression on our judges. Please see the 2017 Honorable Mentions: Collyer’s Mansion, 179 Atlantic Avenue Collier West, 377A Atlantic Avenue       ...

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