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 27 - Mutter Museum Beer Garden

August 27 – Mutter Museum Beer Garden

                      On Thursday, August 27 The College of Physicians, home of the Mütter Museum, is opening a pop-up beer garden to unveil an exclusive Mütter brew inspired by the herbs in the museum’s medicinal plant garden. Ümlaut Fever, made by Barren Hill, will be a light saison brewed...
August 20 - Philadelphia Runner & Oscars

August 20 – Philadelphia Runner & Oscars

On Thursday, August 20th we will run to Philadelphia Runner at 16th & Sansom for a shirt buying party. The store will stay open until 8:30 PM just for us. Afterwards we will head over to Oscar’s Tavern.  If you already have a shirt, you can go directly to Oscar’s and get a head start on the beer. Shirts are...
August 13 - Eakins Oval Beer Garden

August 13 – Eakins Oval Beer Garden

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

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July 16, 2015 - Johnny Brenda's

July 16, 2015 – Johnny Brenda’s

   
July 23, 2015 Madria

July 23, 2015 Madria

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July 30, 2015 -Brick & Mortar

July 30, 2015 -Brick & Mortar

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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