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.
Events
Going For Gold at the Beer Runners' Ball

Going For Gold at the Beer Runners’ Ball

  The Fishtown Beer Runners go for the gold at the 5th annual Beer Runners Ball! Think you’re the most decorated Beer Runner? Wear all of your old race medals to find out! In keeping with the theme, we are happy to donate the profits from this year’s Ball to the Philadelphia chapter of the Special...
Run to Phillies Game - July 16, 2016

Run to Phillies Game – July 16, 2016

The Beer Runners and SPS are going to run to the Phillies game on July 16, 2016; however, you don’t have to actually run just get there no questions asked. The game is against the Mets and starts at 7:05pm and we will be sitting in Section 241, near the right field foul pole. The...
July 21, 2016 - Donna's Bar - 11th Racing Hour Fundraiser

July 21, 2016 – Donna’s Bar – 11th Racing Hour Fundraiser

Join the Fishtown Beer Runners as we run, drink and sing to raise funds for 11th Hour Racing! 11th Hour Racing supports local cancer patients facing financial difficulty due to a cancer diagnosis. They give assistance to cancer patients by paying for their mortgage, rent, food, clothing, medicine, school supplies, etc. Reducing a patient’s financial...
December 10, 2015  -  Holiday Lights Run

December 10, 2015 – Holiday Lights Run

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 Thursday, December 10th from Broad and Oregon. We will leave Broad and Oregon promptly at 7 PM. For everyone’s safety when you arrive stay in...
December 17, 2015 -  Standard Tap - FBR 8th Anniversay

December 17, 2015 – Standard Tap – FBR 8th Anniversay

On Thursday, December 17, the Fishtown Beer Runners will turn eight! What began as two friends going out on a run has grown into a weekly running club of new friends from across the city running together.  As I reflect back on 2015, I’m amazed how much FBR has grown in both numbers and in...
FBR Night at the Philadelphia Union - May 17, 2015

FBR Night at the Philadelphia Union – May 17, 2015

  Join us as we descend upon PPL Park to watch the Philadelphia Union take on rivals DC United. We have reserved a block of CORNER Seats for FBR and our families and friends.  Tickets are $25. To reserve your seat, please give Colleen Baillie or David N. April payment in advance by March 9th. We will only count...
May 30, 2015 - 5th Annual Chicken Run!   5:00 PM Starts at PBC

May 30, 2015 – 5th Annual Chicken Run! 5:00 PM Starts at PBC

Join the Fishtown Beer Runners for a 5 mile-ish run from Philly Brewing Company to the American Sardine Bar. Tickets for the run will include a T-Shirt, 3 PBC beers, and…FRIED CHICKEN.  Price is $35 per person and tickets for the run are on sale now.  Purchase on-line or call the bar at (215) 334-2337....
June 13, 2015 - Bus Trip to Gettysburg to GBR 2 Year Anniversay Picnic

June 13, 2015 – Bus Trip to Gettysburg to GBR 2 Year Anniversay Picnic

The Gettysburg Beer Runners are celebrating 2 years running, and once again FBR will be joining the fun! We’ll be renting a bus to travel to Gettysburg for a battlefield run, drinks at a local bar, and an outdoor picnic with live music to follow.The bus will load in FIshtown at 8:30 am, and we’ll...