It’s time for our weekly event round-up!

We’ve listed a whole week’s worth of free and affordable events happening in and around the neighborhood.

This week is packed with tons of great events, including Bushwig 2021, a New York Fashion Week after party at Farewell, a free music and dance performance in Maria Hernandez, free pilates classes and more.

To submit an event for consideration in next week’s list, email Schroeder at Bushwick Daily dot com!


Wednesday, September 8

A flyer for the March Against Anti-LGBTQ Hate in Bushwick.

March Against Anti-LGBTQ Hate in Bushwick

What is it?

Following a recent stabbing in a bodega near the Halsey J stop, local organizers have put together the March Against Anti-LBGTQ Hate in Bushwick, a four-hour march through the neighborhood.

Where is it?

1559 Broadway

What time?

4-8 p.m.

How much is it?

Free.


Friday, September 10

A flyer for Head of State's NYFW after party.

Head Of State NYFW After Party

What is it?

A New York Fashion Week after party at Farewell Bar hosted by the brand Head of State. The event will feature sets by DJs Jessicunt, Rich Fazo and Dylan Ali.

Where is it?

Farewell Bar, 143 Troutman St.

What time?

10 p.m.-late

How much is it?

Free

RSVP – [email protected]


A flyer for El Puente's free school supply giveaway on Friday, September 10.

Free school supplies giveaway

What is it?

A free school supplies giveaway, right in time for the start of the school year.

Where is it?

110 Moore St.

What time?

4-6 p.m.

How much is it?

Free


Saturday, September 11

A flyer for Bushwig 2021.

Bushwig 2021

What is it?

The 10th edition of Bushwig: a festival of “drag, music, love and unity.” The 2-day event features more than 200 performers bringing you non-stop drag, live music, DJs and dancing. There will also be shopping, food and drinks!

Where is it?

Knockdown Center, 52-19 Flushing Ave.

What time?

Saturday: 2 p.m.-12 a.m.

Sunday: 2 p.m.-12 a.m.

How much is it?

$45-$200


A flyer for free admission to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden on 9/11

Complimentary Admission To Brooklyn Botanic Garden in Remembrance of 9/11

What is it?

Although it isn’t in Bushwick, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden is offering free admission for the 20th anniversary of September 11 so that Brooklynites can use it as a place for reflection and peace.

Where is it?

990 Washington Ave.

What time?

10 a.m. – sunset

How much is it?

Free


Sunday, September 12

A flyer for Open Air, a collaborative music and dance performance in Maria Hernandez Park

Open Air

What is it?

Bring a blanket or a chair to Maria Hernandez Park to sit down and watch a collaborative music and dance performance featuring Melanie Charles and Kayla Farrish.

Where is it?

Maria Hernandez Park

What time?

5 p.m.

How much is it?

Free

Guests are encouraged to register here.


Tuesday, September 14

A flyer for free pilates classes hosted by the Oye Group and El Puente Bushwick Leadership Center

Free pilates classes

What is it?

Starting September 14, the Oye Group and El Puente Bushwick Leadership Center will be offering weekly pilates classes for all. Classes will be led by Jordan Galloway.

Where is it?

El Puente Bushwick Leadership Center, 311 Central Ave.

What time?

6:30-7:30 p.m.

How much is it?

Free

Guests are encouraged to register here.


Wednesday, September 15

A flyer for Cornelia Street Sessions Afrobeat Revue at Our Wicked Lady.

Roof Show! Cornelia Street Sessions Afrobeat Revue

What is it?

A rooftop afrobeat session plus performances by Miles Francis and Lollise with proceeds benefiting Trans Asylias.

Where is it?

Our Wicked Lady, 153 Morgan Ave.

What time?

7 p.m.

How much is it?

$12


Featured Image: Erik Kantar

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