Neighborhood

Bensonhurst

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Bensonhurst 

Traditionally known as Brooklyn's Little Italy, Bensonhurst is a quiet and residential neighborhood.  Though still predominantly Italian, it has now become a more diverse population with large numbers of people from various backgrounds.  There are lots of small businesses, particularly on Bay Parkway with an array of ethnic shops and restaurants.  Beyond it heritage, Bensonhurst is famous for its festival of "The Feast" during the end of summer.  Filled with culture and life, Bensonhurst is home to a very proud people who continuously share their rich culture.