The Fishtown Beer Runners combine responsible running and consumption in the interest of science. We gather once a week to run three to five miles, and conclude each run at a pub for a beer or two.
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Volunteer at Philabundance

Volunteer at Philabundance

On March 29, we will be returning to Philabundance’s South Philadelphia warehouse to help sort and pack food that will be delivered to thousands of Philadelphians in need. Similar to some of our prior appearances, we’ll have a 30 minute check-in and orientation from 12:30-1:00, then we’ll work in the warehouse until about 3:30. The...
Road Trip!!!!

Road Trip!!!!

Gettysburg Fun Run – October 6th, 2013 Please join us for a fun run in beautiful Gettysburg with one of our sister clubs, the Gettysburg Beer Runners.  We will leave Philadelphia around 9:00 AM, so you all should have plenty of time to recover from the River City Festival the day before.  This promises to...
12 Mile Fun Run - Sunday, March 24th

12 Mile Fun Run – Sunday, March 24th

  Are you looking for a long run to shed some of those holiday pounds? Maybe you are training for the Broad Street Run? Or tired of being cooped up at home during the cold winter months? Then join the Fishtown Beer Runners on Sunday, March 24th at 10 AM at Lloyd Hall, as we...
Holiday Lights Run Through South Philly - December 13

Holiday Lights Run Through South Philly – December 13

It is that time of year again when the South Philly Striders and Fishtown Beer Runners run the streets of South Philly to enjoy the holiday lights. The run starts at Broad and Oregon at 7 PM, where there will be a food drive.  Please donate canned and other non-perishable food to benefit Philabundance, which...
Martin Luther King Day of Service.

Martin Luther King Day of Service.

Please join FBR/SPS on Monday, January 16th for the annual Martin Luther King Day of Service.  At the Girard College, we’ll have the opportunity to be part of two projects – collecting and packaging used sports equipment on behalf of the JAWS Youth Playbook (Ron Jaworski’s non-profit organization), and sorting food with United Way’s Project...
Holiday Lights Run

Holiday Lights Run

It is just about that time of year again when the South Philly Striders and Fishtown Beer Runners run the streets of South Philly to enjoy the holiday lights before enjoying some food and drinks.  Everyone is encouraged to come out for this event.  Feel free to wear bells, lights, etc.  The light-filled route is mapped...
Bridge Run With Back on My Feet and South Philly Striders

Bridge Run With Back on My Feet and South Philly Striders

On Saturday, December 17th at 8 a.m.,  South Philly Striders and the Fishtown Beer Runners will join Back On My Feet for a four mile bridge run along with homeless shelter residents currently in BOMF’s program.  Back On My Feet was founded in Philadelphia in 2007 and engages residents of homeless shelters in running as a...
November 6 - Free To Breathe 5K

November 6 – Free To Breathe 5K

Join Team Bucking Bronchioles in the fight against lung cancer! For the third year, FBR Erin Broadhurst has accepted the challenge to raise money and help the movement to defeat lung cancer through the National Lung Cancer Partnership’s Free to Breathe program.  What started as a personal tribute to remember her mom is now something...
Fun Run to Philadelphia Brewing company

Fun Run to Philadelphia Brewing company

Fishtown Beer Runners Run and Tour at Philadelphia Brewing Company When:  Saturday, November 5, 2011 Running Start time:  10:30 am Start location:   Love Park/JFK Plaza meet at Love Sculpture Fishtown Beer Runners Keith and Donna are running to PBC for a tour and you should join them! We will run 4 to 6+ miles and...
2011 Fishtown RiverCity Festival 5k Fun Run

2011 Fishtown RiverCity Festival 5k Fun Run

Join fellow beer runners at the 4th annual Fishtown RiverCity Festival being kicked off with a 5k FUN RUN through the Fishtown Neighborhood. 21+ includes endless beer cup at the RiverCity Beer Tent! First 50 runners to register will receive an official 5k Fishtown RiverCity Festival T-Shirt! 5k Run Registration + Beer Cup(21+ older) –...
Trail Run and Potluck Picnic

Trail Run and Potluck Picnic

Sunday, August 21st  join us for a trail run starting at Valley Green.   This will be a fun run no bibs, no timing, no medals, no aid stations, etc. Run, walk, skip, jump one loop, two or ten on the trail.  Finish to a potluck picnic.  Trail run starts at 9 am. Drive, bike, run...
2nd Annual Root Beer Run

2nd Annual Root Beer Run

It’s time for the 2nd annual Root Beer Run! Monday, August 29, 6:30pm – 9:00pm Join Fishtown Beer Runners and the Fishtown Fireballs for a 1 mile run to. The run will start at the corner of Columbia and Thompson in Fishtown with a run around Hetzell’s field then straight down Girard and 2nd to...