Category: Local

RIP Miles

Miles bar has closed, here’s what they have to say: MILES FAREWELL, BUSHWICK! MILES closed on June 5, 2017. Although it makes for a good story, there are no landlord scandals or failed business woes to report. It was simply just time for us to move on to new opportunities. Our appreciation for our customers and regulars over the past… Read more →

Bushwick Art Stuff, + Open Studios

Obviously first off, if you haven’t registered your studio/art space/etc for Bushwick Arts Festival June 17-18, you should probably do that ASAP! It’s FREE! Yes, it is happening! But first…. The marker for Bushwick Community Darkroom is wrong, no time to redo it, you know how to find it at 110 Troutman St! Friday Plenty of stuff, you’re biking, here’s… Read more →

You Can’t Handle The Fromedy This Week

There are so many free comedy shows in the neighborhood, I barely have the energy to write about all of them. (I have no pizza, need pizza). You could almost call it a comedy festival. Almost. OK, here it goes… First of all, we all very well know that you guys (and me) are way too cheap to actually pay… Read more →

WKND Art Stuff & More To Do!

The Bushwick Arts Festival is coming 6/17-18 and has free and open registration over at bushwickartsfestival.com FRIDAY Let’s start with some sweet local finds today! Go grab a FREE cocktail at the newest local addition The Factory. You’ll have to run over after work, cuz it’s just 5pm-7pm to get a free moscow mule for a Russian Standard Vodka sponsored… Read more →

The End of Walter’s?

One of Bushwick’s hottest new cafes, Walter’s Coffee Roastery, is about to shut its doors after this weekend after just opening last summer. There’s no crowdfund to save one of the neighborhood’s many coffee-serving establishments, but some do hope a savvy investor swoops in to take over the thriving local business. As of today, it looks like Sunday will be… Read more →

Awesome Grilled Cheese Popped Up in Bwk

Blue Light Speak Cheesy has been doing popups lately, notably at the Bedford Hill cafe, and they finally visited Bushwick at KCBC Brewery during their beer launches in April and last week. Admittedly, I’m not one to order a grilled cheese (especially in a PIZZA town), but Blue Light’s food is both delicious and filling. Check out their more regular… Read more →

Villain’s Pad Revealed

All purpose Wburg venue Villain recently closed at its home on North 3rd, and they are ready to open up at their new address, at 307 Kent Ave (@ South 3rd). One of their first events revealed, open to the public, is a doom metal show headlined by Thou on June 28th. Ticket link here Read more →