Small Business Sweetie
Show love for 5th Ave businesses this Valentine's Season!
Have some Mad Libs fun - Vote for your #SmallBusinessSweetie - Tag a business & the BID on social media
Every time you vote, tag or play you are entered into our raffle. Win fabulous prizes from our 5th Avenue merchants. What's not to love?
Use our fun online Mad Libs forms below to craft a love letter to your favorite 5th Ave business, and be entered into the raffle. We will share some of the best letters on social media . The more you play the more chances you have to WIN!
#SmallBusinessSweetie Dating Game
Are you looking for a 5th Ave Business to be your Valentine? Check out the Bay Ridge Business Dating Game below. Which business is the one for you? Vote for your favorite and be entered into our raffle.
Golden Art Jewelers
Sam is craftsman and connoisseur of the finer things in life. He has an intimate knowledge of fine jewelry and fluency in the language of love. He likes to work with his hands, and he knows how to use them. If you love Golden Art Fine Jewelers and want dazzle the love of your life with something shiny and new, vote and be entered into a raffle for your chance to win prizes from 5th Ave Businesses.
Salon Da Noi
Sophisticated, charming, intelligent – that's all you need to know about Olympia. Beauty is her art, and you are her muse. Let your hair, your makeup, your essence be crafted by her magic and mystery. If you love Salon Da Noi on 5th and want to woo that man or woman of your dreams, vote and be entered into a raffle for your chance to win prizes from 5th Ave Businesses.
Bay Ridge Bakery
By day chef Nick is baking the sweetest mouth-watering delights that will just tease your tongue and leave you begging for more. But by night, this lovable, dainty dough handler gives all of his time and attentionto his wife, kids and sweet German Shepherd. If you love Bay Ridge Bakery and want to take it to the next level, vote and be entered into a raffle for your chance to win prizes from 5th Ave.
Urban Steam Lab
What do you get when you mix 1-part brains with 1-part beauty? Alexia, owner and founder of the Urban STEAM Lab. Watch out, she just might put a spell on you with a love potion from her laboratory. The secret ingredient of Alexia’s special concoction has been added to the periodic table of elements. Just one dose of Lovelium will have your mind racing for more. If you are blinded by science, and love the Urban STEAM Lab, then vote and be entered into a raffle for your chance to win prizes from 5th Ave Businesses.
Bubbles & Suds
The man of your dreams takes care of business. That’s why Omar’s dedication to high quality service will have you swooning. He is practical, efficient, and focused on getting your delicates soaked, rinsed and spin dried. Day in and day out, his machines will continue humming away until the job is done. If you can’t get no satisfaction (but need some), then vote for Bubbles & Suds and be entered into a raffle for a chance to win prizes from 5th Ave
Brooklyn Canine Club
You want a partner who is strong and firm, but also loving, caring, and compassionate. Jose is a provider and leader of the pack. He’ll make sure there’s food in your bowl when you're hungry. He’ll scratch an itch if you can’t reach it and whisper sweet nothings that will leave you panting for more. If you want heavy petting from Jose, vote for Brooklyn Canine Club and be entered into a raffle for your chance to win prizes from 5th Ave Businesses.
Guilty pleasures don’t always have to be complicated. Take one look into those eyes, and you will know that Gus can scratch that itch of yours. Check out his enticing menu of classic offerings and pick a pleasure. With Gus, there are no questions asked. What happens in a donut shop stays in a donut shop. If you believe there is elegance in simplicity, then vote for Mike’s Donuts and be entered into a raffle for a chance to win prizes from 5th Ave Businesses.
My Natural Pet Shop
If you can you keep up with a strong independent woman, meet Margo, a 5th Ave entrepreneur on the move. The biggest question is, are you good enough for her? Probably not, but you can be her pet project. With enough training, maybe you’ll get a treat. If you think you‘ve been a good boy or girl, then vote for My Natural Pet and be entered into a raffle for a chance to win prizes from 5th Ave businesses.
Do you believe in love at first sight? Are you a hopeless romantic? When your eyes meet hers, it feels like she’s the one. The connection is instant. Amber's captivating gaze and knowledge of beer will lure you in. Muster up some courage and buy this lovely lady a drink. If you can’t resist her allure, then vote for Schnitzel Haus and be entered into a raffle for your chance to win prizes from 5th Ave Businesses
Havin' A Party
Funny, charming, handsome, zany – when Marc walks into the room, the party starts. He is unconventional in every sense of the word. A love affair with Marc is like a rocket ride through a category 5 hurricane. Hang on tight, and you’ll be in for a trip. Get your ticket to ride the party bus and vote for We’re Havin’ a Party and be entered into a raffle for your chance to win prizes from 5th Ave Businesses.
Anne is like a fine wine to be sipped, savored, and swirled across taste buds. Her pronounced citrusy flavor is sweet, crisp and lean with notes of something quite mysterious. Though she is complex and distinct, most anyone will find her approachable. If you want a sample of Anne’s latest vintage, vote for Long’s Wine’s & Liquors and be entered into a raffle for your chance to win prizes from 5th Ave Businesses.
Looking for a place to fill your prescriptions? Julian, the medicine man, has just the thing for you. Swing by his apothecary and get a dose of his love over the counter. Just two pills a day, one in the morning and one in the evening, will cure all of your aches and pains. If you need to relieve some tension vote for, Teba Pharmacy and be entered into a raffle for your chance to win prizes from 5th Ave Businesses.
Find it on 5th Gift Guide
Exciting Raffle Prizes
Bubbles & Suds: $50 gift/laundry cards
Schnitzel Haus: $25 Gift Certificate
Salon Da Noi: Gift Basket with (50 minute Da Noi Facial $85 value, $200 worth of hair products, conditioning treatment & blow out $65 value)
Golden Art Fine Jewelers: Heart shaped locket necklace
My Natural Pet: $25 gift certificate
Teba Pharmacy: TokyoMilk fragrance ($45 value)
Hookahnuts: Baklava tray
We're Havin' A Party: Free Local Bay Ridge Balloon Delivery
Alafiya Pharmacy: $50 Amazon Cards
Balady Market: $20 Gift Cards