Frequently Asked Questions

  • How can I buy tickets?
  • You can easily book tickets online. You can also book by phone if you prefer, at 857-702-9250. We do allow walk ups but we advise buying tickets in advance as our crawls do sell out quickly.

  • Where does the pub crawl begin?
  • Each of our pub crawls has a different meeting spot.

    The Fenway Pub Crawl You will meet your guide outside Fenway Park at Gate E on Lansdowne St. For GPS, the best address is 86 Lansdowne St., Boston MA 02215  Get directions, map, and picture of Gate E


    The Independence Pub Crawl You will meet your guide at the Sam Adams Statue in front of Faneuil Hall. For GPS, the best address is 1 Faneuil Hall Square, Boston MA 02109. The Sam Adams Statue is located on the Congress Street side of Faneuil Hall. The statue is about 20 feet tall and features Sam Adams standing on top of a pedestal with his arms crossed. Walk around to the front of the statue so that you’re looking Sam in the face. Your guide will be there.


  • Does the crawl operate rain, shine, or snow?
  • Yes! We crawl rain or shine. Our bars are located close to each other and we will keep you as dry as possible.

  • Are drinks included on the pub crawl?
  • It depends on your booking. We offer the following two ticket options:

    Happy Hour Package – Includes 4 beers/ciders on tap of your choice
    Fenway Pub Crawl ($64.99) – 4 full pints
    Independence Pub Crawl ($59.99) – Two 16 oz. pints, one 12 oz. glass, one ten oz. glass

    Dry Run Reservation – No drinks included but you can buy from the bars as you go
    Fenway Pub Crawl  ($39.99)
    Independence Pub Crawl ($34.99)

    If you prefer wine or mixed drinks, we suggest booking the Dry Run Reservation. However, with both the Happy Hour Package and the Dry Run Reservation, you will be able to purchase drink directly from the bars.

  • How far will I be walking?
  • Our crawls are friendly to all walking capabilities.

    The Fenway Pub Crawl takes place on Landsdowne Street. The walking distance is limited to one city block.

    The Independence Pub Crawl takes place in Boston’s famous Faneuil Hall District. The walking distance is limited to just a few blocks.

  • How long are the pub crawls?
  • Each pub crawl lasts approximately 2 hours & 15 minutes.

  • Are private or corporate bookings available?
  • Yes! Private and group bookings are available. Separate times and rates apply for private and corporate pub crawls. Please contact owner Bobby Heaney at 617-843-3890 or [email protected] to book your private crawl.

  • How many bars do we visit?
  • Each pub crawl stops at 4 different bars.

  • Do I have to be 21+ years old to go on the pub crawl?
  • Yes. All Pub Crawlers must be 21 or older and present valid ID prior to the tour. Valid ID includes ONLY passports, US drivers licenses, and US military IDs. Unfortunately, foreign drivers licenses are not accepted in Massachusetts. All Pub Crawlers must also sign a waiver of liability prior to the start of the Pub Crawl. ​We unfortunately cannot take any under 21, including infants, even accompanied by adults.

  • Do I need a physical ticket?
  • No, Boston Crawling does not use physical tickets. You will receive an email confirmation upon your purchase. All you need to check in is your ID and a smile. ​

  • What is a historic pub crawl?
  • A historic pub crawl is walking history tour that visits several local pubs with the option of having a drink at each stop. ​

  • What is the refund/cancellation policy?
  • Tour Insurance is offered at check out for $5 per head allowing guests to cancel or reschedule. For guests with Tour Insurance, cancelations/rescheduling must be made at least 24 hours before the start of your crawl. If you’d like to cancel or reschedule, please email [email protected]

    For guests without Tour Insurance, all sales are final and cannot be rescheduled or refunded. If you have already purchased your tickets and would like to add tour insurance, please email us at [email protected].

  • Running late?
  • If you’re running late, need directions, or for any reason need to contact your guide, call this number: (617) 752-6926 and select from our list of options.