News & Tips

BAY FEST is this Sunday May 20th at 12PM!

Coming THIS WEEKEND, Sunday, May 20th, is Sheepshead Bay’s longest running Street Festival celebrating 27 years of festivities attracting New Yorkers from all boroughs to enjoy an afternoon of FREE all-day outdoor concerts, performers and fun activities along our very own Emmons Avenue’s Sheepshead Bay Piers. Bay Fest 2018 has been bringing awareness to improving… Read more »

Blu Bar is Open

Grand Opening on Emmons Avenue

Many have wondered when Blu Bar & Grill would re-open its doors… as of today, the Blu Bar is open! Our team sipped on some cold beers and tasty Mojitos with the new owners – and we enjoyed every sip, bravo! The restaurant portion of the venue will re-open in the coming weeks. If you are… Read more »

Tonight Someone Will Steal 1 Hour From You!

Daylight Saving Time

Yes, we are afraid it’s true, each of us will be robbed of 1 hour and there is nothing we can do! March in New York City is lots of fun if you enjoy drastic weather changes from spring sunny warm days to wintry mix of Nor’easter snow, wind and frigid temperatures. Alas, the one… Read more »

Fun Activities To Do This Spring

When you think of Spring weather and outdoor activities, what’s the first local activity that comes to mind? Emmons Avenue offers many fun and exciting activities to share with friends and family. Here is a list of the best Spring indoor & outdoor activities in our community. Start with a coffee and homemade bagels at Emmons Bagels… Read more »

Valentine’s Day on Emmons Avenue

Wine and Dine on Emmons Avenue

It is no secret, Romance🌹 is all about setting the mood…this Valentine’s Day is no exception. Many restaurants on Emmons Avenue are going all-out to attract lovers from our community, enticing us with delicious multi-course Prix Fix Menus, complimentary wines & desserts, to go along with the picture perfect romance of a water-front candlelit dinner…. Read more »

Emmons Avenue: A Travel Back In Time

Let’s take it back people, way back… more than a century ago, Emmons Avenue was a popular waterfront go to spot. We bet you passed the corner of Corbin Place and Cass Place and didn’t think twice why the name Corbin was chosen. Did you know Lundy’s Brothers owned many of the homes around Emmons… Read more »

200lb Thresher Shark Caught In The Brooklyn Bay

Last weekend some local buddies of EmmonsAvenue.com set off aboard the Morning Star, on a fishing trip in Sheepshead Bay. This group had a great time and managed to reel in a SEA MONSTER worthy of a JAWS movie remake! They shared with us these jaw-dropping pictures. Check them out! How big you ask? How… Read more »

Emmons Avenue Overview

Emmons Avenue offers one of the best waterfront experiences in all of Brooklyn, and indeed New York City. The avenue has become a hotspot for waterfront dining, entertainment, and nightlife. Lined with beautiful beaches, ample destination dining, cruises in the water, fishing, and sailing; there is a huge amount of variety on Emmons Avenue. Plus… Read more »

Trending Hot Spots on Emmons Avenue

When you venture out to one of Brooklyn’s busiest neighborhoods, you can find it bustling into the late hours of the night, and into the early morning. The variety of food on Emmons Avenue in Brooklyn’s Sheepshead Bay is overwhelming. From Russian, Italian, Turkish, and many delicious seafood venues, you’re in for a treat wherever… Read more »