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
November 14, 2019 - U-Bahn

November 14, 2019 – U-Bahn

We run to U-Bahn  ! There will be 3 draft beers (TBD) on special for $5. The Fishtown Beer Runners meet every Thursday at 7pm at three different starting locations throughout the city (http://fishtownbeerrunners.com/when-and-where/): Palmer Park in Fishtown Courtyard of City Hall 7th & Bainbridge in South Philadelphia Palmer Park Routes: Short 3.22 miles –https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/2775947368...
November 21, 2019 -  For Pete's Sake

November 21, 2019 – For Pete’s Sake

We are running to For Pete’s Sake for the first time since Thursday December 10, 2009, which also happened to be the 1st ever Holiday Lights Run for FBR. Want to thank Chalie Craige for setting this up. For Pete’s Sake will be opening their upstairs for us to accommodate our size; however, we still...
November 28, 2019 -  New Wave Cafe - Thanksgiving Run

November 28, 2019 – New Wave Cafe – Thanksgiving Run

                      Need to get out of the house and away from your extended family?!? Join FBR for our annual Thanksgiving evening run to the New Wave Cafe.  Please note: The Run will start and end at the New Wave Café.  Meet at 8:30 pm. The New...
October 17, 2019 - Glory Beer Bar & Trish's Susan G. Komen Fundraiser

October 17, 2019 – Glory Beer Bar & Trish’s Susan G. Komen Fundraiser

October is breast cancer awareness month and we’ll be raising funds to support research, outreach and to fund mammograms. Information about raffles, beer and food specials to follow shortly. All donations will help Trish Houck fundraise for her 14th Susan G. Komen 3-Day 60 mile Walk! It is also Trish’s birthday week so there will...
Monday, October 28, 2019 - An Evening with Christopher McDougall (includes a run)

Monday, October 28, 2019 – An Evening with Christopher McDougall (includes a run)

                    Our friend Christopher McDougall, a true member of the Beer Runner tribe, is back with a new book that’s just as wild as “Born to Run.” Chris was recruited to rescue a lame donkey from an animal hoarder, which sounded fine until he discovered he...
October 31, 2019 - 12th Annual Halloween Run to Craft Hall

October 31, 2019 – 12th Annual Halloween Run to Craft Hall

  FBR’s 12th Annual Halloween Run! This year we run to Craft Hall! Make sure you wear a costume. Depending on the limitations of your costumes, you may want to run directly to Craft Hall which is less than 1 mile from the Fishtown start location. For those who would like to show off their...
September 05, 2019 - All-City Beer Run

September 05, 2019 – All-City Beer Run

  The All-City Beer Run brings all of the running clubs in the City together for Summer’s best activity – getting outside to run and chilling over a beer with friends. Join Yards Brewing Co. and Philly’s running clubs to get together and celebrate this amazing running community. Check below for a list of your...
September 12, 2019 -  Separatist Beer Project

September 12, 2019 – Separatist Beer Project

  We run for the first time to the Separatist Beer Project! The Fishtown Beer Runners meet every Thursday at 7pm at three different starting locations throughout the city (http://fishtownbeerrunners.com/when-and-where/): Palmer Park in Fishtown Courtyard of City Hall 7th & Bainbridge in South Philadelphia Palmer Park Routes: Short 4.24 miles – https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/2639856454 Long 5.44 miles...
September 17, 2019  - Urban Village Monthly Run

September 17, 2019 – Urban Village Monthly Run

Our monthly run to Urban Village. Meet at Urban Village Brewing at 7 pm for a 3 – 5 mile community run for all ages, paces and abilities. When we get back to Urban Village, we will have happy hour pricing on all the beers! Routes: Short 3.04 miles –https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/2517448057 Long 5.33 miles – https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/2517423940...
September 26, 2019 - Xfinity Live & Mascot Mini-Marathon

September 26, 2019 – Xfinity Live & Mascot Mini-Marathon

                        We run to Xfinity Live to join in with the Mascot Mini-Marathon (5K) and Kids Quarter post race festivities! This running event benefits Mascots for a Cure, MASCOTSFORACURE.ORG, a pediatric cancer related charity and there might be a good chance we will be...
August 08, 2019 - Johnny Brenda's -  Legacy of Hope Benefit

August 08, 2019 – Johnny Brenda’s – Legacy of Hope Benefit

                                      Join FBR at Johnny Brenda’s for our final Mayor’s Cup fundraiser to benefit Legacy of Hope featuring two stellar bands Candy Volcano and the RETROGLYPHS! It’s going to be a great night of fun, music, and...
August 13, 2019 - Urban Village - Monthly Run

August 13, 2019 – Urban Village – Monthly Run

                              Second Tuesday of the month run to Urban Village. Meet at Urban Village Brewing at 7 pm for a 3 – 5 mile community run for all ages, paces and abilities. When we get back to Urban Village, we will...