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
January 05, 2017 - Johnny Brenda's

January 05, 2017 – Johnny Brenda’s

 Johnny Bredna’s is 0.97 miles from the Fishtown Beer Runners’ start location http://fishtownbeerrunners.com/when-and-where/ –http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/1396712632 If you want to run longer this route is 6.52 miles from the Fishtown start location – http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/1396707892 Routes subject to modification at the beginning of the run. Can’t make it to Fishtown, a group leaves from 7th & Bainbridge at...
January 12, 2017 - Strangelove's

January 12, 2017 – Strangelove’s

FBR runs to the Strangelove’s sponsored by Green Flash Brewing Company! Beer Specials courtesy of Green Flash Brewing Company, all the below beers will be $4 for the beer runners! Tangerine Soul Style IPA Sea to Sea Lager PAssion Fruit Kicker Strangelove’s is 3.69 miles (http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/858618157 ) from the Fishtown Beer Runners’ start location (http://fishtownbeerrunners.com/when-and-where/)...
January 19 - Shamrock Pub - 11th Hour Racing - CASH ONLY

January 19 – Shamrock Pub – 11th Hour Racing – CASH ONLY

 FBR runs to the Shamrock Pub for an 11th Hour Racing Fundraiser. Remember the Shamrock is CASH ONLY! 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...
January 26, 2017 - Bottle Bar East

January 26, 2017 – Bottle Bar East

Best Beer Selection in Philadelphia
December 01, 2016 - Cherry Street Tavern

December 01, 2016 – Cherry Street Tavern

We return to one of FBR favorite run destinations, the historic Cherry Street Tavern (CASH ONLY). The Tavern is located at the corner of 22nd and Cherry Streets in the Logan Square neighborhood of Philadelphia. It’s a local landmark, having been operated in the same location since 1905. During Prohibition, the actual bar itself was...
December 08, 2016 -  Federal Distilling

December 08, 2016 – Federal Distilling

Federal Distilling  is home of Stateside Urbancraft Vodka. The drink special will be the “State-Wide” $5 for a pint of Yards and a shot of Stateside Vodka! Federal Distilling is 0.83 miles from the Fishtown Beer Runners’ start location http://fishtownbeerrunners.com/when-and-where/ – http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/1373828395 If you want to run longer this route is 6.78 miles from the...
December 15, 2016 - SPS & FBR Holiday Lights Run

December 15, 2016 – SPS & FBR Holiday Lights Run

It is the 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 15th at 7 pm from Toll Man Joe’s (26 East Oregon Avenue). The run also ends at Toll Man Joe’s. Drink and food...
December 22, 2016 -  Standard Tap 9th Anniversary

December 22, 2016 – Standard Tap 9th Anniversary

On Thursday, December 22, the Fishtown Beer Runners will turn nine! What began as two friends going out on a run has grown into a weekly running club of new friends from across the city (and world) running together.  As I reflect back on 2016, I’m amazed how much FBR has grown in both numbers...
December 29,  2016 - O'Malley's Social Club

December 29, 2016 – O’Malley’s Social Club

O’Malley’s is located at 2238 S 3rd Street and is 4.78 miles from the Fishtown Beer Runners’ start location http://fishtownbeerrunners.com/when-and-where/ – http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/1374162292 If you want to run longer this route is 6.75 miles from the Fishtown start location – http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/1374165844 Routes subject to modification at the beginning of the run. Can’t make it to Fishtown,...
October 06, 2016 - Revolutions

October 06, 2016 – Revolutions

We will run to Fishtown’s newest venue, Revolutions, which opened last week.   Revolutions, located at 1009 Canal St., is adjacent to concert hall The Fillmore and across North Delaware Avenue from SugarHouse Casino. Revolutions is a multipronged entertainment concept that combines live entertainment, craft cocktails and beer, farm-to-table food, bowling, dancing and more. Centerpieces include...
October 13, 2016 - Buffalo Billiards - Koman Breast Cancer Fundraiser

October 13, 2016 – Buffalo Billiards – Koman Breast Cancer Fundraiser

  We run to Buffalo Billiards to support Trish Houck’s fundraising efforts and participation in the  Susan G. Komen 3 Day Walk to fight breast cancer.    A long time Fishtown Beer Runner, Trish, is registered to walk the 2016 3-Day, 60-mile Breast Cancer Walk.  This is her 9th year going the distance.  Funds from...
October 20, 2016 - Interstate Draft House - Private Party with Two Roads Brewing Co.

October 20, 2016 – Interstate Draft House – Private Party with Two Roads Brewing Co.

We will have the whole place to ourselves as Interstate Draft House will host us as a private party.  Two Roads Brewing Company will be on hand. Interstate Draft House is located at 1235 E. Palmer Street in Fishtown.