To Do: Philly Beer Run

Learn Philly's beer history on this five-mile run through downtown

Looking for a way to spice up your daily runs? Next Saturday, August 13th, City Running Tours will host Philly’s Beer and Irish History Group Run. Fall back in love with Philly or experience a side of the city you never knew on this five-mile run through downtown.

Led by a trained guide at City Running Tours, this casual-paced circuit is perfect for all types of runners. Making stops along the way to take in the landmarks, you’ll learn about Philly’s history of thirst from Washington’s time through today. You’ll swing by Philadelphia’s oldest tavern plus find out where and how Philadelphians made it through Prohibition.

Best part: All group tour participants will receive a 15-percent discount on all regularly priced items at Philadelphia Runner on the day of the tour.

$25 per runner. 8:30 a.m. start at Philadelphia Runner, 1601 Sansom Street. Register online at