Eat and Shop Your Heart Out Cortelyou!

                                                   March 26th – April 1st FDC welcomes you to join our local merchants on Cortelyou Road  for Eat & Shop Your Heart Out Cortelyou! **Participants are listed below, check back regularly for updates – new deals are being announced daily!** This week-long event celebrates the amazing businesses of Cortelyou, while offering discounts and savings to our loyal community. The week features four themes, with merchants offering specific discounts and specials: Pub Tour; Prix Fixe Dinners; Sandwich Savings Spectacular; and Shop & Save.   If you’re feeling thirsty and adventurous hit Cortelyou’s Pub Tour. Bring old friends or meet new ones while discovering Cortelyou’s varied watering holes and enjoy the week’s specialty priced beers and cocktails. Our top rated restaurants will be offering Prix Fixe dinners nightly that will surprise taste buds and please wallets. Our tasty Cafés and Delis are offering sandwich specials all week. The Cortelyou Sandwich Spectacular will get you out of your sandwich rut as you try house favorites and new creations at discounted prices. Shop & Save throughout Cortelyou’s boutique row, our retail and service businesses will have special promotions all week long so you can shop till you drop. Flatbush Development Corporation (FDC), Small Business Services (SBS), and participating Cortelyou Merchants are pleased to host the fourth Eat & Shop Your Heart Out Cortelyou event, and are thrilled to offer many wonderful specials all week long.  Show up on Cortelyou and enjoy!           Click on the audio link to hear...

Newkirk Plaza Holiday Celebration 2016

  Thursday, December 8th  6:30pm at Newkirk Plaza Come on down to Newkirk Plaza for some Holiday fun! Special Activities include:  Tree Lighting Ceremony Pictures with Santa Hot Cider and Hot Cocoa  Live music and Caroling Canned food drive...
Cortelyou at Twilight, Thursday November 17th, 2016

Cortelyou at Twilight, Thursday November 17th, 2016

The Flatbush Development Corporation (FDC) is pleased to host, in collaboration with Small Business Services (SBS) and participating Cortelyou Merchants, the Cortelyou at Twilight event. Featuring over 30 of the neighborhood’s best restaurants, bars, and specialty food & drink shops, guests will experience many wonderful tastings and specials including new culinary creations, some local favorite dishes, and drinks. Come to Cortelyou Road on Thursday, November 17th, 2016. Tasting will start at 5:30pm and go to 9pm or while supplies last, this event is for all ages, and is held rain or shine. Tickets: $25 with advance purchase $30 on day of the event (Day of: CASH ONLY) $20 tickets for ages 20 and under (must be 21 years or older for some drink tastes). PICK UP YOUR TICKETS on the day of the event, at the CORTELYOU LIBRARY PLAZA (corner of Cortelyou and Argyle Roads). Click the button below to purchase tickets now: *Proceeds from ticket sales will benefit the Cortelyou Road Merchant’s Association (CoRMA). Funds raised will go towards additional street cleaning, holiday lights and general maintenance along Cortelyou Road.* Featured Food & Drink Participants Include: The Castello Plan, Mimi’s Hummus, Sycamore, Bar Chord, Buffalo’s Famous, The Farm on Adderley, Cortelyou Craft Beer, 773 Lounge, Jr. Bella’s Pizza & Pasta, Plaza Gourmet Deli, Kings County Wine, Natural Frontier Market, Lea, Cortelyou Market By Keyfood, Cinco de Mayo, Flatbush Food Co-op, Café Madeline, Ox Cart, Taqueria Maria & Ricardo, KoKo Ramen, Manchego, San Remo’s Pizzeria and Restaurant, Violia’s Sorrel, and George’s Diner Featured Stores Include: Brooklyn Industries, Brooklyn ARTery, Latin Fever On2 Dance Studio, Gabe’s Camera and Video City, Brooklyn Hearth Realty, Park Fitness...

Weekend Walks highlights and Free Outdoor Movies on Cortelyou Road

Join FDC  Saturday August 13th and Friday, August 19th at 8:30pm for free outdoor movies!   on the corner of Cortelyou Road and E17th Street. This event is BYOC (bring your own chair or blanket).   As part of DOT’s Weekend Walks  Cortelyou Road will be closed to traffic from E17th Street to Coney Island Ave.   Special Events Include: –  Outdoor dining at various Cortelyou eateries – A bounce house for children, and other family fun from 6:30 – 8:30pm leading up to the start of the movies – Cortelyou merchants will set up displays and merchandise outside on the sidewalk from 5 – 8pm – Share your photos with us at #MyCortelyou and #FDConline  Please check back as the date draws nearer for more information and...

Shredzilla

FDC’s SHREDZILLA is Back!! ARE YOU CONCERNED ABOUT PRIVACY WHEN DISPOSING CONFIDENTIAL DOCUMENTS & ELECTRONICS? JOIN US! April 2nd, 2016 SHREDDING EVENT 10 A.M.-4 P.M. E-WASTE RECYCLING 10 A.M. – 4 P.M. At the Flatbush Food CO-OP – 1415 Cortelyou Road (on the corner of Marlborough Rd.) WE PROTECT YOU. YOU PROTECT THE ENVIRONMENT. Donation $5.00 per 13 gallon bag BROUGHT TO YOU BY FLATBUSH DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION For More Information, call the FDC office at 718-859-3800 The day’s events are sponsored by the FLATBUSH FOOD...