Inaugural West Philly “Big Wave” surfing competition

Um, surfing in West Philly? Yes, thanks to City Tap House, which is setting up a mechanical surfboard and hosting what will turn into an annual event. Sign up to participate at 11 AM, show your stuff starting at noon. Lots of beers will be available to take away your fear and help you cheer on your friends.

Where: City Tap House UCity at 3925 Walnut St.

When: September 6, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.

How much: Free / pay-as-you-go food and drink