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.
Upcoming Runs
May 07 - Memphis Tap Room (Deodorant Run)

May 07 – Memphis Tap Room (Deodorant Run)

  During our Thursday night beer on May 7, we will make a “pit stop” to support the St. Francis Inn. The St. Francis Inn’s operates a soup kitchen which serves meals restaurant-style; their guests don’t walk through a line to get their food. They also have a Women’s Center, which FBR Katie Horan manages, an...
May 14 -  Smokin Betty

May 14 – Smokin Betty

May 21 - Field House (Conservancy Fundraiser)

May 21 – Field House (Conservancy Fundraiser)

Located at 1150 Filbert St, inside of the Philadelphia Convention Center, and across from the world renowned Reading Terminal Market, is the Field House. 
May 28 - Irish Pol

May 28 – Irish Pol

The Irish Pōl’s prime new location at 114 Market Street features a state-of-the-art 40-tap system, full kitchen with a phenomenal chef (yes, the famous hot mustard wing recipe is moving with us), shiny bathrooms, same happy hour, the same friendly knuckleheads behind the bar, and, downstairs…The Barrel Room devoted to bourbons and other spirits.
April 02 - Shamrock Pub

April 02 – Shamrock Pub

We were treated so well in October by the Shamrock Pub that’s time to go back. Beer specials and Free hot dogs and hot sausages. Shamrock is “Cash Only” but does have an ATM. Located at 1400 S. 2nd Street.
April 09 - National Mechanics

April 09 – National Mechanics

National Mechanics is located at 22 S. 3rd Street in Old City.  It is about 2.8 miles from the Fishtown start location. Please feel free to add more miles if you choose by running to City Hall and circling back.  Run Map Can’t make it to Fishtown, run on your own or join our South Philly group at...
April 16 - Revolution House

April 16 – Revolution House

Revolution House is located at 2nd & Market Streets. It is about 2.5 miles directly from the Fishtown start location. For more miles, run up Market to City Hall and back. Can make it to Fishtown, our S. Philly groups leaves from 7th & Bainbridge at 7:00.
April 23 - Frankford Hall & DetermiNation Fundraiser

April 23 – Frankford Hall & DetermiNation Fundraiser

  Our April 23rd beer run will benefit the American Cancer Society’s DetermiNation Program. DetermiNation seeks to conquer cancer one mile at a time by helping athletes achieve their personal best through professional training, community support, and inspiration every step of the way. Frankford Hall is graciously offering us an extended happy hour (7-11pm) for discounts on their...
April 30 - Gunners Run

April 30 – Gunners Run

  Gunners Run is located at  1001 N 2nd St, between W George & Wildey St.
March 05 -  Bourbon and Branch

March 05 – Bourbon and Branch

  Located at 705 N. 2nd Street. Bring your ID
March 12 - City Tap House -  Special Olympics Fundraiser

March 12 – City Tap House – Special Olympics Fundraiser

Our usual Thursday night FBR run on March 12 will be to City Tap House to support the Pennsylvania Special Olympics and their Leprechaun 5K. The Pennsylvania Special Olympics will be selling $10 wristbands which will entitle you to two beers and other specials! All proceeds benefit Special Olympics Pennsylvania athletes in Philadelphia.  Also, the 29th annual Leprechaun Run will be held...
March 19 - St. Stephen's Green

March 19 – St. Stephen’s Green

  FBR makes a triumphant return to St. Stevens Green, a great Irish Bar located at 1701 Green Street in Fairmount.  St. Stephens Green has a great beer selection and a wonderful atmosphere.  Beer specials are $4 pints on several drafts.  It is about 3.35 miles, see RUN MAP.   BRING ID