Shack Track & Field Philly
Will run for Shake Shack — that’s the motto of this monthly group fun-run through the city. Departing from Philadelphia Runner, this 3-5 mile community run is great for all paces. Best part? First drink back at the Shack is free!
Free Yoga All Day - Rabbit Hole Yoga
Soak up some SERIOUS self-love on Valentine’s Day with Rabbit Hole Yoga, Spring Garden’s newest studio. With six different class options throughout the day, you can enjoy free heart-openers all day long!
Valentine’s Day Yoga
You don’t need to be in love to love this deal: Sweat Fitness is offering free yoga classes on Valentine’s Day complete with complimentary strawberries and champagne afterward. Classes are at 6pm at their Queen Village, Manayunk, Center, and Old City locations.
Philly Beer Yoga
Center City’s own Bourbon & Branch hosts brews and bending! Yup — beer yoga is a thing, and we’re totally into it. Prepare to pose with your pints, and your instructor will even advise when to take a sip. Why wait until after class for your recovery drink?
Philadelphia Runner’s Beginner’s Mile
New to running? Taken some time off and don’t know how to get back in the swing of things? No need to be afraid — the incredible team from Philadelphia Runner is here and ready to help you with this West Philly run. Ask your questions, go at your own pace, and just have fun!
Paint Yoga Flow
Unleash your inner Pocahontas at Tuck Barre and Yoga as you paint (or plank) with all the colors of the wind. Using paints to flow through your poses, this vibrant workshop is sure to leave a mark (literally) on your practice.
SIP and CYCLE
This event is basically a wellness retreat crammed into a fun-size, hour-long package. Start your engines with a high-intensity ride at Body Cycle, refuel with a delicious Zen smoothie from Plantie, and wrap it up with a mini-positivity and motivation talk. Efficient, much?
INSANITY at Athleta
HIIT it hard and fast with this free INSANITY class at Athleta in Rittenhouse. They’ll clear the shop of the clothes and racks to make plenty of room for this calorie-torching session. No equipment needed, but we recommend a towel if you don’t wanna walk out dripping sweat!
You don’t have to wear any sequins, but you may feel like you’re living your Blades of Glory fantasies as you visit the Rothman Rink for weekly Skatercise sessions. Ice skating is already a killer lower-body workout, but personal trainers will lead you through a number of exercises that’ll have things heating up on the ice!
Winter Blues Live DJ Yoga Event
Sanctuary Yoga & Mindfulness knows that the winter can be tough. That’s why they’re hosting this Friday night with a flow, food, and fun. They’ll have a DJ spinning live during class and, following Savasana, there will be vegan, gluten-free snacks, and complimentary tarot card reading to cure your blues!
Manayunk Sweat Crawl
Choose your own adventure as you burpee, row, and flow your way down Main Street. The team from Sweat Crawls are making their way to Manayunk! Three studios, three 30-minute workouts, one excellent way to spend a Saturday.
Midtown Village Sweat Crawl
Get in some killer cardio, functional fitness, and a healthy flow as you sweat your way through Midtown Village. You’ll kick off at Unite Fitness’s original studio, switching up your workout of choice after 30 minutes, and then hustle over to Sanctuary Yoga & Mindfulness to cool down. Bonus: you’ll end less than a block away from Hummusology, in case you need some fuel!
Manayunk Mummers Mardi Gras Fun Run
Let the good times roll (or run). Grab some beads and hit the road with Philadelphia Runner during this three- to five-mile run. Guarantee a great spot for the afternoon’s Mummers Parade and some sweet treats back at the shop!
DISCO Barre & Brew
Disco isn’t dead — at least not in Point Breeze where Tuck Barre & Yoga is hosting a disco-themed barre class. Bell-bottoms are optional, but expect to get funky at this hour-long class. Head from the barre to the bar as the class shoots over to Burg’s Hideaway for some retro tiki drinks! TGIF.
Wissahickon Warriors Yoga
Where better to bend than surrounded by brews? Wissahickon Brewing Company’s weekly yoga practice is welcoming to any and all levels of yogi, especially those who appreciate a good beer — your first pint after class is free!
2018 Winter Lift Off!
Ready to show off your strength? CrossFit Turbocharged in Cherry Hill has you covered with this 1RM expo. Whether you’re a Novice (less than one year lifting experience) or Advanced (one year or more), you can squat, snatch, and clean your way to podium as your rep your favorite box.
The Lucky Run
Feelin’ lucky? Well, grab your greenest garb and head down to Sewell, NJ for this delightfully Irish jaunt through Washington Lake Park. Enjoy the tunes of bagpipes on this delightfully flat course and maybe you’ll run fast enough to earn Erin go Bragh-ing rights! After the run, all participants 21+ get (you guessed it) a Guinness to hoist in celebration!
Yoga for the Pups
Celebrate spring a few days early with the power of poses and plants! Enjoy an invigorating yoga flow in South Philly, followed by a discussion of plant-powered eating and some cuddling with rescue pups! Bonus: Make space in your pantry because all yogis leave with a swag-bag jammed with plant-based goodies.
Hops Trot 5k
Who says the shore is just for summer? Head to Atlantic City for this brew-fueled 5k with a beer and music festival built into the finish line! Costumes are strongly encouraged for this wild run, and if you’re feeling thirsty along the course, you can grab water OR a few brews!
Stroehmann Bakeries BOMF 5-miler
Heads up: there’s no medal at the end of the race. But what all finishers do receive is a loaf of delicious loaf of Stroehmann bread and the joy of giving back. Proceeds from this five-mile run go to the Philadelphia chapter of Back on My Feet, a group fighting homelessness through the power of running and community!
Cherry Hill Sweat Crawl
Philly can’t get enough of Sweat Crawls, and this Cherry Hill crawl looks especially awesome. Local favs Orangetheory and CorePower Yoga are partnering up to bring you the burn with HIIT and some Yoga Sculpt, then slowing it down with some restorative poses. BONUS: this crawl comes with a snack break sponsored by Road Runner Sports and a happy hour after. Yes, please!
Puppy Yoga at OpenBox Athletics
Skip the WOD and go for the WOOF! Morris Animal Refuge is bringing their always-popular Puppy Yoga south, partnering with Graduate Hospital’s OpenBox Athletics. All proceeds go to the Morris Animal Shelter!
Love Run Half Marathon / 5k
This fast, fun half marathon is one of the most popular in town. So popular, that this year they added a 5k that circles City Hall. Whether you’re running 3.1 or 13.1, don’t forget to wave to William Penn as you zoom through the city!
Philly Rabbit Run
Silly rabbit — this race is NOT just for kids. Grab some-bunny fun for your team and hop to it at this 5k that runs through the Philadelphia Zoo! Then, enjoy a spirited post-race party and take advantage of free admission to the zoo for the rest of the day!
Hot Chocolate 5k/15k
With a medal that looks good enough to eat and hot chocolate as a post-race treat, it’s no wonder this is one of the most popular races in the city! The course is complete with marshmallow sweet stations, and all participants get a gorgeous pullover to stay warm once the chocolate’s gone!
South Philly Sweat Crawl
South Philly, are you ready to sweat, sculpt, and stretch your way through a Saturday afternoon? Head to OpenBox Athletics for a Boot Camp, HIIT, and Yoga Sculpt trio that’ll leave you sore for days! Three classes, two hours, one gym.
Bikes, Beans, & Beers
Spring’s right around the corner, so dust off your wheels and hit the road with three of our favorite Bs - Bikes, Beans, and Beers! This Fishtown-based ride highlights some local coffee purveyors before ending at a nearby pub for some lunch and adult beverages. No better way to hit the trails!
Cherry Blossom 10k
Nothing screams SPRING quite like the gorgeous cherry blossoms that you’ll find along this course. Enjoy sweeping views of Shofuso Japanese House and Garden as you race through Fairmount Park. Bonus: — all participants get free admission to Shofuso afterwards!
Sandy Sprint Superhero 5k/10k
Sure, there are heaps of races in the spring. But how many of them actually allow you to bring your pup along for the run? The Sandy Sprint Superhero Race invites you to run (or walk) a 5k or run a 10k — all with the option of registering your pup as well! Superhero costumes are not required, but encouraged (for both you and your dog!)
Namas Day Spring Yoga Celebration
Celebrate spring with a full day of yoga at WHYY Headquarters. Pack your day with loads of yoga workshops taught by some Philly faves, visit local artists and makers at the wellness market, and enjoy eats from healthy food trucks!
Run the Vineyards Heritage 5-Miler
Is your motto “Will run for wine”? Then we’ve got the perfect race for you. This five-mile run through the scenic William Heritage Vineyard in Mullica Hill, NJ will keep you close to your beloved grapes, but not quite as close as the complimentary glass of wine at the finish line. Enjoy live music and lawn games after, because after the runners finish, the party’s just getting started!
Totally Awesome 80s Run
Girls (and guys) Just Wanna Have Fun, so why don’t you Push It in this Thriller of a 5k? Channel arguably the best decade for fashion and music in this South Jersey race packed with crimped hair, fanny packs, and loads of neon. For one night only, trade your Garmin for your Swatch, and prepare for a night of radical fun!
On The Radar
Ragnar Relay Poconos — June
Round up 11 of your friends—or six if you’re ultrarunners—for a date with destiny (and a van) in this two-day, one-night supported run across Amish Country. This 200-mile point-to-point race will take you from Stauffer Park in Lancaster all the way to Split Rock Resort in the Poconos. So be ready!