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
August 06, 2015 - Shamrock Pub

August 06, 2015 – Shamrock Pub

                  Run and fundraiser to support our Mayor’s Cup charity, the Veterans Boxers Association Scholarship Fund. Since our inception in 2007, FBR has been a leader in promoting responsible running by giving back to our community and supporting local charities and businesses. It is only fitting then that we win...
July 02, 2015 - Crime & Punishment - Preview Opening

July 02, 2015 – Crime & Punishment – Preview Opening

We will have a sneak peek of the new Crime & Punishment Brew Pub which is set to open to the public on July 11th.  We will meet the owners and learn about their beers and new business prior to their grand opening.  They are offering happy hour pricing, which will be $3 pale and blonde and...
July 09, 2015 - Summerfest Lodge

July 09, 2015 – Summerfest Lodge

July 16, 2015 - Johnny Brenda's

July 16, 2015 – Johnny Brenda’s

July 23, 2015 Madria

July 23, 2015 Madria

July 30, 2015 -Brick & Mortar

July 30, 2015 -Brick & Mortar

June 4, 2015

June 4, 2015

  Shortly after the Liberty Bell cracked and long before ground was broken for City Hall, McGillin’s Olde Ale House threw open its doors. Its beer taps have been flowing since 1860 — making it the oldest continuously operating tavern in Philadelphia. McGillin’s has outlasted Strawbridge’s, the Civil War and even Prohibition. McGillin’s celebrated its 150th...
June 11 - Llama Tooth

June 11 – Llama Tooth

FBR returns to Llama Tooth’s beautiful patio. Llama Tooth is located at 1033 Spring Garden St.  It is 2.66 miles from our usual start location.  See the Run Map.  Can’t make it to Fishtown,  a group leaves from 7th & Bainbridge at 7:00. Please bring your ID.
June 18 - Bar-Ly

June 18 – Bar-Ly

June 25 - Kensington Food Co-Op Hard Hat Run

June 25 – Kensington Food Co-Op Hard Hat Run

  Run to the location of the Kensington Food Co-Op new location which undergoing renovations.  We will have a hard hat tour and drink beer donated by Philadelphia Brewing Company.  
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