Full List of Active Foursquare Badges

Badges are listed below, ordered by the incremental identifier reported by the foursquare system. 

Click on the how to get this badge link on each badge for specific information about how to get that badge.

ID
Icon Name Badge Message Active? How to get this badge Notes
1 Newbie Congrats on your first check-in! Active How to get the Newbie badge?

2 Adventurer You’ve checked into 10 different venues! Active How to get the Adventurer badge?

3 Explorer You’ve checked into 25 different venues! Active How to get the Explorer badge?

4 Superstar You’ve checked into 50 different venues! Active How to get the Superstar badge?

5 Bender That’s 4+ nights in a row for you! Active How to get the Bender badge?
6 Crunked That’s 4+ stops in one night for you! Active How to get the Crunked badge?
7 Local You’ve been at the same place 3x in one week! Active How to get the Local badge?
8 Super User That’s 30 checkins in a month for you! Active How to get the Super User badge?
9 Player Please! Look at you, checking-in with 3 members of the opposite sex! Player, please! Active How to get the Player Please! badge?
10 School Night Checking-in after 3am on a school night? Well done! Active How to get the School Night badge?
11 Far Far Away Welcome to the world above 59th Street! Active How to get the Far Far Away badge? NY specific
12 Brooklyn 4 Life That’s 25+ checkins in Brooklyn for you! Active How to get the Brooklyn 4 Life badge? NY specific
13 Photogenic You found 3 places with a photobooth! Active How to get the Photogenic badge?
14 Gossip Girl Spotted: A true foursquare socialite. Chuck Bass would be impressed. xoxo Active How to get the Gossip Girl badge?
15 Douchebag Double pop that collar, son! Active How to get the Douchebag badge?
16 Animal House Off the Wagon appreciates your business. COLLEGE! Active How to get the Animal House badge?
17 Socialite Keep this up and you’re going to end up on Valleywag with Julia Allison Active How to get the Socialite badge?
32 Overshare 10+ checkins in 12 hours! Next up: tweeting that you unlocked this Overshare badge? Active How to get the Overshare badge?
61 Ziggy’s Wagon Waffles and tacos and dumplings and BBQ and… looks like you’ve found 3 of your city’s legendary food trucks. Enjoy! Active How to get the Ziggy's Wagon badge?
62 Don’t Stop Believin’ ♫ Just a small town girl / Living in a lonely world / She took the midnight train going anywhere! ♫ That’s 3 karaoke field trips in a month! Treat yourself by slaying a lil’ Bon Jovi. Active How to get the Don't Stop Believin' badge?
63 Gym Rat 10x trips in 30 days? Go reward yourself to the nastiest double cheeseburger you can find (bonus points for cheesy fries and milkshakes). And ps: you look nice today! Active How to get the Gym Rat badge?
65 Trainspotter Driving around SF is soooo 2008, hence the special shoutout for your 10th BART checkin. Public transportation is the new Prius! Active How to get the Trainspotter badge? BART
67 Road Warrior You’re making the world a mappier place one checkin at a time! Active How to get the Road Warrior badge? Waze
73 JetSetter Hopping around the world one airport at a time… congrats on your 5th airport checkin and safe travels! Active How to get the JetSetter badge?
74 16 Candles Treat yourself to another cupcake – that’s 5 birthday shoutouts from you! Active How to get the 16 Candles badge?
75 Zoetrope That brings you to 10 movie theater checkins! Now, can you pick us up a large popcorn while you’re up? Active How to get the Zoetrope badge?
76 Pizzaiolo This badge is reserved only for the true pizza connoisseur: slices from 20 different pizza places. Well done! Active How to get the Pizzaiolo badge?
77 Jobs 3 Apple Store checkins! Show this badge to the hipster at the Genius Bar to redeem your new Apple Hoverboard! (… or not) Active How to get the Jobs badge?
78 Warhol That sure is a nice collection of art gallery checkins (10 different galleries!) Active How to get the Warhol badge?
79 Babysitter Forget those “Bender” and “Crunked” badges – you’ve conquered the playground circuit! (10 checkins!) Active How to get the Babysitter badge?
80 Swarm 50+ people are also checked-in here – it’s a foursquare flashmob! Active How to get the Swarm badge?
83 Super Mayor A special shoutout for holding down 10 mayorships at once! Active How to get the Super Mayor badge?
84 I’m on a boat! ♫ This ain’t Seaworld, this is as real as it gets / I’m on a boat, MF’er, don’t you ever forget! ♫ Active How to get the I'm on a boat! badge?
85 Yard Bird Congrats on mastering Harvard Yard on Foursquare! You’re looking (and acting) smarter all the time. Active How to get the Yard Bird badge? Harvard
86 Metro Thanks for Waking up with the Metro! You’ve checked in near Metro pickup locations on 3 different mornings! Active How to get the Metro badge? Metro News
87 Journal Métro Merci d’être matinal avec Métro! Félicitations! Vous avez déverrouillé le badge Métro. Active How to get the Journal Métro badge? Metro News
88 Bravo Newbie Congratulations! You’ve taken your first step into the BRAVO world. (It’s not as scary as it sounds!) Active How to get the Bravo Newbie badge? Bravo
89 Real Housewife Way to drink, eat, shop, and spa like a Real Housewife! Active How to get the Real Housewife badge? Bravo
90 Top Chef You wear the term “foodie” as a badge of honor, and now have BRAVO’s Top Chef Badge to prove it. Active How to get the Top Chef badge? Bravo
91 Hair Aware For trimming your tresses and loving your locks like a true follicle wiz, you’ve received BRAVO’s Shear Genius Badge. Active How to get the Hair Aware badge? Bravo
92 Fashionista You’ve found the key to BRAVO’s Launch My Line insignia. Now, go find us some sales! Active How to get the Fashionista badge? Bravo
93 Lookin’ for Love You know all the hottest singles spots and can now proudly wear BRAVO’s Millionaire Matchmaker Badge of Love. Active How to get the Lookin' for Love badge? Bravo
94 Foodie You eat the best from hot dogs to haute cuisine. That’s 5 checkins at Zagat Rated spots! Active How to get the Foodie badge? Zagat
95 Transit Champion Holy moly transit champ, You sure know how to get around Metro Vancouver! Thanks for going green and riding with TransLink! Active How to get the Transit Champion badge? TransLink
96 On Location Get ready for your close up! You’ve just earned the On Location badge by visiting five of Chicago’s iconic movie locations. Active How to get the On Location badge? Explore Chicago
97 Celery Salt Hold the ketchup & drag it through the garden! You’ve earned the Celery Salt badge for visiting 5 places that serve Chicago-style hot dogs! Active How to get the Celery Salt badge? Explore Chicago
98 Chicago Blues Sweet Home Chicago! You’ve earned a Chicago Blues badge by visiting 5 stops on the History of Chicago Blues Tour (downloadchicagotours.com) Active How to get the Chicago Blues badge? Explore Chicago
113 Groupie The Backstreet Boys of tech! The Menudo of the interne…. OMG! @NAVEEN JUST TOUCHED MY SHIRT!
(Hint: 73,83,76,7,9)
Active
How to get the Groupie badge? SXSW 2010
114 Super Swarm Know what you call a 50 person swarm at SXSW? The Hilton Lobby. So we upped the ante to 250 and you still nailed it. Well played! Active
How to get the Super Swarm badge? SXSW 2010
134 Barista Congrats – you’ve checked in at 5 different Starbucks! Be sure to pick up a double tall latte for your friend – I’m sure they’d do the same for you. Active How to get the Barista badge? Starbucks
143 Banksy Badge
You just unlocked the secret Banksy Fan Badge! Enjoy the film and please exit through the gift shop.
Active
How to get the Banksy badge? Banksy Films
145
Super Swarm
50 person foursquare swarms are soooo 2009. We upped it to 250 for the Super Swarm and you still nailed it. Well played!
Active
How to get the Super Swarm badge?

147
Elite Shopper
Wow! You're on a spree! You've hit 5 of our favorite boutiques and still going strong.
Active
How to get the Elite Shopper badge?
Lucky Magazine
148
BK Art Star
Congrats, art star! You've just discovered a world of art across the river at the Brooklyn Museum! Active
How to get the BK Art Star badge?
Brooklyn Museum: First Saturdays
149
Time Out - Happy Hour
You rock the discount cocktails — that’s 4 check-ins at venues recommended by Time Out New York.
Active
How to get the Time Out - Happy Hour badge?
Time Out New York
150
Historian
Congrats from History Channel on unlocking America one check-in at a time. Thomas Jefferson would be proud.
Active
How to get the Historian badge?
History Channel
151
Bon Appetit - Navigator
You've discovered the key to Bon Appetit's Navigator Badge: Eat well. Travel often. There's something delicious just around the corner.
Active
How to get the Bon Appetit - Navigator badge?
Bon Appetit
152 Time Out -Bar Hunter Whoa! You sure know Chicago bars! That's 4 check-ins at venues recommended by Time Out Chicago.
Active
How to get the Time Out - Bar Hunter badge?
Time Out Chicago
155 WSJ Banker
That's three check-ins in the financial district. You'd fit right in with a copy of The Wall Street Journal under your arm.
Active How to get the WSJ Banker badge?
WSJ
156 WSJ Urban Adventurer That's three check-ins in the financial district. You'd fit right in with a copy of The Wall Street Journal under your arm.
Active How to get the WSJ Urban Adventurer badge?
WSJ
157 WSJ Lunch Box
That's three check-ins in the financial district. You'd fit right in with a copy of The Wall Street Journal under your arm.
Active How to get the WSJ Lunch Box badge?
WSJ
162
Today Show Newbie
Thanks for stopping by the Plaza! Hope you can come to the next Toyota Concert Series on TODAY.
Active
How to get the Today Show Newbie badge?
Today Show
163
Roker

Active
How to get the Roker badge?
Today Show
164
10 for 10

Active
How to get the 10 for 10 badge?
Today Show
166
Andy Cohen Here’s What: You’re a man/woman about town, hitting up all the right places. And by “right,” we mean a healthy combo of the trendy and the timeless. “Mazel” to you.
Active
How to get the Andy Cohen badge?
Bravo