Category Archives: New Orleans Guide

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Beer 101: How to Ditch Basic Beer and Drink Local

9 Louisiana Beers to Expand your Palate By Matt Marsiglia, NOLA Brew Bus Founder August 1, 2017 In case you have been living under a rock a lately, the New Orleans craft beer scene is burgeoning to new heights. This article is for anyone drinking the following beers: Michelob Ultra Bud Light, Miller Light, etc.Read More

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Louisiana Hops among Nation’s Finest

19 Louisiana Hoppy Beers You Will Love By Matt Marsiglia, NOLA Brew Bus Founder August 8, 2017 “Doesn’t anyone have jobs around here?” joked Matt Naquin while broadcasting live on Parish Brewing’s Instagram account. The crowd of 150+ laughed while they all waiting patiently for the latest DIPA release from the elusive brewery tucked awayRead More

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Best Pools in New Orleans from a local Tour Guide

Our Favorite Spots in the City to Drink Poolside by Dario El-Badry, NOLA Brew Bus Tour Guide June 20, 2017 Tom Robbins said as soon as you get to New Orleans “something wet and dark leaps on you and starts humping you like a swamp dog in heat,” in other words, it’s already hot enough toRead More

American Craft Beer Week

American Craft Beer Week in New Orleans

Local New Orleans Events By Matt Marsiglia May 15, 2017 It’s officially American Craft Beer Week in New Orleans, and we have got your full guide to all the events happening in the city.  What is American Craft Beer Week?  “From May 15 – 21, all 50 states will be holding events including exclusive breweryRead More

Jazz Festival 2017

Jazz Fest 2017

Music Scene outside the Festival Grounds We made a short video highlighting your music scene for this weekend along with our recommendations. The amount of musical talent in New Orleans is unreal so don’t be overwhelmed. You literally have hundreds of artists you can go see this week. If you don’t like our recommendations, checkRead More

The Ultimate New Orleans Craft Beer Guide

Your New Orleans Beer Guide

New Orleans Breweries, Craft Beer Stores, Bars, & Local Events By The NOLA Brew Bus Team Last Updated: September 14, 2017, updated often Intro New Orleans Breweries Where to Purchase Craft Beer The Best Craft Beer Bars New Orleans & Louisiana Craft Beer Events Introduction New Orleans, once a place with year old IPAs collectingRead More

19 Bars and Breweries to Share Craft Beer with Man’s Best Friend

Dog Friendly Bars and Breweries in New Orleans by Matt Marsiglia, NOLA Brew Bus Founder April 13, 2017 New Orleans is a dog city, no doubt. Walking man’s best friend on a gorgeous afternoon on Magazine St. is meditation in and of itself. Did yall know almost all our breweries are dog-friendly? Well so areRead More

13 Best Service Industry Discounts in New Orleans

New Orleans Service Industry Discounts By Dario El-Badry, NOLA Brew Bus Tour Guide Updated 9/10/2017 So, you’ve spent the past 5 days slinging drinks, waiting tables, and cleaning up after people who you were pretending to be nice to for ten hours at a time. At some point you probably had to play the roleRead More

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New Orleans 2016 Tourism Breaks Records (Infographic)

By the NOLA Brew Bus team Rolling into 2017, New Orleans is feeling the love after reviewing last year’s tourism statistics. 2016 welcomed 10.45 million visitors to the Big Easy, which we haven’t seen since 2004. Our city has been overflowing with the exuberance of visitors spicing up our local business revenue. Numbers don’t lie;Read More

New Orleans Festivals Guide April

Your Guide to New Orleans & Louisiana Festivals: April Edition

By Richard Mayer, NOLA Brew Bus Tour Guide, Actor, & Owner of Valiant Theatre & Lounge in Arabi, LA It’s the second busiest time of year for the Big Easy (there’s no topping Carnival). Festival season is in full swing, and things are really warming up. I mean that literally. What passes for winter hereRead More