Category: Local

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 →

Robo-Re-Opening, New Location

Secret Project Robot closed down it’s last location on Melrose St by the Jefferson L stop a few months ago, but now they’re back at a new location on off the J train. The Bushwick L real estate bubble is expected to pop soon, crushing the dreams of greedy landlords across the hood approximately around when people figure out they… Read more →