10 Non-Philly Beer Week bars
Admit it — your eyeballs are so exhausted from hacking through those thickets of Philly Beer Week information that the words are starting to resemble the intergalactic glyph language from Stargate. It’s the premier annual party for the craft beer-obsessed for sure, with all manner of creative programming helping you get half in the bag. But what if you just want to sit down and drink a beer, free of soused crowds, hoppy-pun T-shirts, barrel-aged thisthattheother and hammers that look like they could shatter your toe bones? Here are 10 wonderful watering holes not participating in Philly Beer Week, for those seeking a little unscheduled respite between events. Stay hydrated.