Christine Fiala

16 Publications
Live From Bushwig

Live From Bushwig

The world’s largest drag and queer music festival recently hit nearby Queens.

Every Monkey A King

Every Monkey A King

A new Bengali-Chinese spot softly opens on Willoughby Avenue

For Sale: Other People’s Clothes, Gently Used

For Sale: Other People’s Clothes, Gently Used

After nearly two years in Ridgewood, the vintage store is now in Bushwick too

Buskers Battle In Bushwick

Buskers Battle In Bushwick

Later this month, NYC BuskerBall hits Unit J on Moffat Street.

Instead of Roses, This “Bushwick Bachelor” Hands Out PBRs

Instead of Roses, This “Bushwick Bachelor” Hands Out PBRs

To find a date, a computer engineer made his own locally-themed ‘Bachelor’ knockoff

Catching up with Mel 4Ever

Catching up with Mel 4Ever

The Bushwick hyperpop singer wants listeners to feel naked on “Internet Crush”

Take a Walk Back in Time: Exploring Bushwick History From the Early 1600s to Today

Take a Walk Back in Time: Exploring Bushwick History From the Early 1600s to Today

There’s a lot of history in these streets we call home. Take a second to look back at the 400-year history of Bushwick, Brooklyn.

Calling All Freelancers! Here are 8 Bushwick Cafes To Get Your Work Done

Calling All Freelancers! Here are 8 Bushwick Cafes To Get Your Work Done

Whether you’re a freelancer or are still waiting to go back to the office, these are some local coffee shops with WiFi to work remotely out of.

Bushwick Bars, Restaurants Offering Warm, Cozy Outdoor Seating

Bushwick Bars, Restaurants Offering Warm, Cozy Outdoor Seating

Looking for some warm outdoor seating in Bushwick this winter? Here is where to go.

‘Bottom of the Ocean’ Takes Viewers on an Immersive Journey in the Hidden Underworld of Bushwick

‘Bottom of the Ocean’ Takes Viewers on an Immersive Journey in the Hidden Underworld of Bushwick

Described by its creator as a “serene guided meditation,” Bottom of the Ocean takes audience members to an underground world full of unusual rituals.

We Compared Bushwick-Area Vintage Furniture and Antique Stores So You Don’t Have To

We Compared Bushwick-Area Vintage Furniture and Antique Stores So You Don’t Have To

The ultimate guide to Bushwick vintage furniture and antique stores.

We Compared Bushwick-Area Vintage Stores So You Don’t Have To

We Compared Bushwick-Area Vintage Stores So You Don’t Have To

The ultimate guide to Bushwick vintage stores.

Checking in With Merrie Cherry, the Bushwig Icon and Dragula Star

Checking in With Merrie Cherry, the Bushwig Icon and Dragula Star

The founding member of Bushwig discusses the meaning of drag, starring in season four of Dragula and the recent loss of her grandmother.

We Compared the Bushwick Area’s Grocery Stores So You Don’t Have To

We Compared the Bushwick Area’s Grocery Stores So You Don’t Have To

The ultimate guide to Bushwick grocery stores!

6 Bushwick Coffee Shops Serving Up Heartwarming Fall Drinks

6 Bushwick Coffee Shops Serving Up Heartwarming Fall Drinks

Got a craving for a hot drink on a crisp fall day?

Meet La Zavaleta: Bushwig’s Queen Starring in Season Four of ‘Dragula’

Meet La Zavaleta: Bushwig’s Queen Starring in Season Four of ‘Dragula’

“You have to be unique,” said La Zavaleta.