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
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.  
October 27, 2016 - Frankford Hall - Halloween Run sponsored by the Philadelphia Marathon

October 27, 2016 – Frankford Hall – Halloween Run sponsored by the Philadelphia Marathon

Join us for the FBR 9th Annual Halloween Run to Frankford Hall.  Costumes are encouraged. Our Halloween Run is sponsored by the Philadelphia Marathon. There will be registration discounts for both the half and the full, plus giveaways including Philly Marathon tech shirts and more! Race Weekend 2016 features the Philadelphia Marathon on Sunday, November 20; the Half...
September 01 -  PHS Viaduct Rail Park

September 01 – PHS Viaduct Rail Park

We return to the PHS Viaduct Rail Park to claim our $4 drafts!  Yep,  they enjoyed our visit so much last time we are getting a $4 special on all draft beers! If you already have a “PHS Pop Up Garden Patron Card 2016” remember to bring it with you (and your ID) for quicker entrance...
September 08 - The Garage -  North

September 08 – The Garage – North

Garage North is 1.0 miles from the Fishtown Beer Runners’ start location (http://fishtownbeerrunners.com/when-and-where/) –http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/1259321188 If you want to run longer this route is 6.53 miles from the Fishtown start location – http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/1259323171 Can’t make it to Fishtown, a group leaves from 7th & Bainbridge at 7:00 PM. This bar does not allow children. REMEMBER TO...
September 15 - Llama Tooth - DetermiNation Fundraiser

September 15 – Llama Tooth – DetermiNation Fundraiser