La Mesa Village Farmers Market
WHAT: The La Mesa Village Farmers Market is a family friendly event located in the heart of downtown La Mesa. Each week, you will find farm fresh seasonal produce, diverse packaged foods, oils and cheeses, fresh cut flowers, arts & crafts, plus a variety of food vendors. Additionally, the local downtown La Mesa shops & restaurants are also open for you to visit and explore.
WHEN: Every Friday from 3 – 7 pm
WHERE: La Mesa Blvd. between Palm Avenue & 4th Avenue
WHO: The event is organized by the La Mesa Village Association
Summer Heats up at the Santee Summer Concerts
After 36 years, the summer concerts in the City of Santee have become a local tradition that are drawing an increasing number of visitors for live music and free entertainment.
“The entire Santee community looks forward every year to the summer concerts, where friends and neighbors of all ages share good times every Thursday night,” said Special Events Supervisor Bree Humphrey. “Residents from neighboring cities also flock to our premier park for the
The concerts are held at Town Center Community Park East, 550 Park Center Drive. In addition to live music, there will be fun activities for children and a variety of food vendors. Guests are welcome to bring their own food and picnic in the park.
The concerts are held 6:30-8 p.m. on Thursday evenings from June 13 to August 22
(with the exception of July 4). ShoMime extends to 8:30 p.m. at three specialty nights: Country Night on June 20; Blues Night on July 1 1; and Wingstock on Aug. 8. The specialty nights will feature a beer garden and additional entertaining activities.
E Guests are encouraged to carpool, rideshare, bike, or walk to the concerts whenever possible.
The concerts are sponsored by the City of Santee, Barona Resort & Casino, HomeFed and Epic Wings.
More information can be found at www.SanteeSummerConcerts.com
Media Contact: Bree Humphrey (619) 258-4100 ext. 218
|June 13||James Kruk & The Big Boss Men||Elvis Tribute|
|Patrick Howard Trampus Band||Modern Country Rock|
|June 27||Upstream||Caribbean, Reggae, Soca|
|Blues Night July 1 1||Bill Magee Blues Band||Lowdown Dirty Blues|
|July 18||Three Chord Justice||Premier Country Band|
|July 25||Bump City Brass||Funk & Soul Dance Band|
|August 1||Straight Six||Rock, Rhythm & Blues|
|Wingstock August 8||Back to the Garden||Music from the Summer of 1969|
|August 15||Queen Nation||Tribute to the Music of Queen|
|August 22||The Mighty Untouchables||Variety Musical Entertainment|
The United States Police & Fire Championships is an Olympic-style sporting event for active and retired members of law enforcement and firefighting agencies across the country. What was once known as the “California Police Olympics”, has grown into over 3,000 athletes representing law enforcement, firefighters, and officers from corrections, probation, border protection, immigration and customs. Athletes compete in more than 50 sports at various venues throughout San Diego County. Admission is FREE to all spectators.
La Mesa Classic Car Show
WHAT: The La Mesa Classic Car Show is a summer tradition in downtown La Mesa featuring pre-1974 cars, trucks and vans parked along La Mesa Blvd.! This free, community event features live bands & DJ’s, and an award giveaway each week honoring that evening’s best cars! For the weekly band & events schedule, or to find out how to participate, visit the La Mesa Village Association website at: www.lamesavillageassociation.org/events/classic-car-show.aspx.
WHEN: Every Thursday beginning June 6 through August 29, 2019 (no car show on July 4th) from 5 – 8 pm
WHERE: La Mesa Blvd. between Spring Street & 4th Avenue
WHO: The event is organized by the La Mesa Village Association in conjunction with local business sponsors, including: Johnny B’s, BO-beau Kitchen & Garden, Bolt Brewery, Curbside Eatery & Drinkery, La Mesa Lumber & Hardware, Pete’s Place, Sheldon’s Service Station, The Regal Bar