Adam Matos

VIDEO: Explore one of New Orleans’ oldest and most storied bars, The Sazerac

By Adam Matos / July 17, 2019

The bar is named for New Orleans’ official cocktail (obviously), but there are lots of hidden gems throughout the bar that speak to its history.

Exotic animal racing takes jockeys by camel, ostrich or zebra

By Adam Matos / January 29, 2019

Horses are apparently just too normal for New Orleans.

New to Carnival: Funky Uptown Krewe starts with friends and the best DJ in New Orleans

By Adam Matos / January 9, 2019

Meet the Funky Uptown Krewe and how they came to be. 

Why New Orleans and Wizard World Comic Con are perfect for each other: Cosplay

By Adam Matos / January 8, 2019

Costumes. We know what we’re doing. 

NOLA Sounds: Xeno Moonflower

By Adam Matos / November 1, 2018

Xeno Moonflower performs at Very Local New Orleans’ first NOLA Sounds music spotlight event.


By Adam Matos / October 30, 2018

“Goddess pop” singer NONDI joined Very Local New Orleans for the first NOLA Sounds event.