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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.

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.

Events Happening This Week (September 8-15) in Bushwick

Events Happening This Week (September 8-15) in Bushwick

The return of Bushwig, a New York Fashion Week after party event at Farewell, a free music and dance performance in Maria Hernandez and more. These are the events happening this week (September 8-15) in and around Bushwick.

PHOTOS: The Best of Bushwig 2019

PHOTOS: The Best of Bushwig 2019

Photos: Bushwig 2017 Celebrated Everything that Makes Drag Great

Photos: Bushwig 2017 Celebrated Everything that Makes Drag Great

The Sixth Annual Bushwig Drag Festival Returns This Weekend to Knockdown Center

The Sixth Annual Bushwig Drag Festival Returns This Weekend to Knockdown Center

Photos: Spectacular Drag Ungendered at Bushwig 2016

Photos: Spectacular Drag Ungendered at Bushwig 2016

Bushwig is Coming! Volunteer to Get in for Free!

Bushwig is Coming! Volunteer to Get in for Free!

Bushwig’s volunteers are essential to the success of the fest—and there are a few assignments left for dedicated, hardworking queens and the people who love them!

With Secret Project Robot Closing, Bushwig is Leaving Bushwick

With Secret Project Robot Closing, Bushwig is Leaving Bushwick

Celebrate a Beloved Weirdo Chanteuse at House of Yes’ 5th Annual Kate Bushwick Party

Celebrate a Beloved Weirdo Chanteuse at House of Yes’ 5th Annual Kate Bushwick Party

Featuring many references to the lyrics of Kate Bush and lots and lots of tribute performances by some of the neighborhood’s most outrageous performers.

Queer Utopia Awaits You at Macri Park’s New Cans Film Festival

Queer Utopia Awaits You at Macri Park’s New Cans Film Festival

“Sister, sister, oh so fair, why is there blood all over your hair?” If you, like so many of us, frequently find yourself asking this same question, then don’t worry: The Cans Film Festival’s screening of Whatever Happened To Baby Jane?, taking place next Tuesday 2/23 at Macri Park has all the answers you seek

Bushwig 2015, Annual Drag Fest, Deserved Its Very Own Crown [Photos]

Bushwig 2015, Annual Drag Fest, Deserved Its Very Own Crown [Photos]

There’s no contest

Clear your Calendar: Bushwig Happening This Weekend in New Ridgewood Digs

Clear your Calendar: Bushwig Happening This Weekend in New Ridgewood Digs

The biggest event to come to Bushwick-Ridgewood since Bushwick Open Studios is happening this weekend

Bushwig Tears it up Again: An Experimental Art Community Proved its Worth

Bushwig Tears it up Again: An Experimental Art Community Proved its Worth

A spectacular fan routine. Two hot days and nights of heavy drinking, nipples, genitals, a wedding, drugs, sweaty wigs, lip syncing, heavy beats, hardcore rifts and exuberant dancing. It was two nights of Bushwig this year and anything less would have taken the joy out of life. On Saturday the 6th, right in the middle of […]

The Most Amazing & Exciting Drag Festival in NYC: Bushwig 2014 is Happening This Saturday

The Most Amazing & Exciting Drag Festival in NYC: Bushwig 2014 is Happening This Saturday

 

The Beautiful and the Bouffante at Bushwig 2013

The Beautiful and the Bouffante at Bushwig 2013

poses beneath the Bushwig sign for Bushwick Daily (all photos by Scarlett North-Cavanaugh)We think it’s safe to say that the second annual

Back To Cool: Top Music Shows This Weekend!

Back To Cool: Top Music Shows This Weekend!

Back-to-School? Pshhh

Your Ultimate (Bushwick) To Do List: September!

Your Ultimate (Bushwick) To Do List: September!

Because at Bushwick Daily we are all about keeping our eyes out for fun, unique, and high-quality experiences that are worth your precious time, we’ve curated a September “to-do list” featuring all sorts of recommendations from the Bushwick Daily crew

Secret Project Robot Celebrates One Year in Bushwick

Secret Project Robot Celebrates One Year in Bushwick

On a largely industrial strip of Melrose Street (save the apartments closer to Irving Avenue) a brightly painted rolling door covers a former auto repair shop

Birds of Paradise: Bushwig Drag Festival

Birds of Paradise: Bushwig Drag Festival

Text by Hilary Lamb + Photos by Alexandra Uzik