La Mesa Village Association Blog

Welcome to the La Mesa Village Association blog where we post about upcoming events, new businesses, and unique stories about our downtown La Mesa community!

Outdoor Dining in Full Swing in La Mesa Village

Posted on 8/10/2020 by La Mesa Village Association

Outdoor dining is in full swing in La Mesa Village following guidelines to close indoor dining.

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La Mesa Village Is Open For Business

Posted on 6/30/2020 by La Mesa Village Association

It takes a Village! After the events of the past few months, we are so thankful that our small businesses are re-opening and looking towards the future thanks to the continued support from our amazing community! 

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The Face of LMVA Small Businesses

Posted on 5/12/2020 by La Mesa Village Association

La Mesa Village small businesses need your support now more than ever! See how you can ensure our beloved downtown community remains vibrant after the COVID crisis with the LMVA’s newest resource....Read More

Get Involved in Your Community - Become a Member of the La Mesa Village Association in 2020!

Posted on 1/23/2020 by La Mesa Village Association

The La Mesa Village Association (LMVA) is a non-profit organization made up of La Mesa Village business owners whose primary purpose is to advocate on behalf of all local businesses, as well as work in conjunction with the City of La Mesa, its Fire and Police Departments. ...Read More

Last Minute Holiday Shopping

Posted on 12/20/2019 by La Mesa Village Association

Last Minute Holiday Shopping

With only days left before the holidays begin, make La Mesa Village your one stop shopping destination! Featuring a variety of unique home, gift, art, antique & jewelry stores – you’re sure to find something special for a friend or family member. Scroll through our online directory for a complete listing of local La Mesa Businesses.

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Giving Thanks

Posted on 11/22/2019 by La Mesa Village Association

We are truly grateful for all our members, volunteers and the entire La Mesa Village community for being so supportive of our efforts at the La Mesa Village Association! We hope that you can take a moment to reflect on what you are most grateful for this Thanksgiving holiday and enjoy time spent with family, friends and loved ones.

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Fall in Love With La Mesa Village

Posted on 10/11/2019 by La Mesa Village Association

As the Fall season sweeps through La Mesa Village we encourage you to re-discover a place that will renew your energy and re-energize your spirit.

Start your journey at one of the many day spas and salons sprinkled throughout downtown La Mesa. There are so many charming destinations where you can indulge yourself with a facial, massage, hair or lash treatment, and so much more. Here are just a few to check out:

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Your Guide to La Mesa Oktoberfest

Posted on 9/27/2019 by La Mesa Village Association

When you think of fall in La Mesa, the annual Oktoberfest celebration is probably top of mind. The La Mesa Oktoberfest festival is the largest in Southern CA, so be sure to make plans to attend this year’s event. La Mesa Oktoberfest takes place October 4, 5 & 6 in the downtown Village area between Spring Street and 4th! This free, community event has something for everyone and is open to all ages!  

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Endless Summer in La Mesa Village

Posted on 8/21/2019 by La Mesa Village Association

What a beautiful summer we’ve had in La Mesa Village! And it isn’t over yet! You can still take in sunny days, warm nights and fun events like the Classic Car Show and Farmers Market. As summer winds down and the Back to School / Fall season starts, we invite you to shop, dine and explore the downtown retailers to help you get a fresh start!

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Summer Is Heating Up In La Mesa Village

Posted on 7/11/2019 by La Mesa Village Association

June gloom is behind us, and La Mesa Village is in full swing for summer! Bring the family, or plan a date night, and explore what the downtown Village of La Mesa has to offer.

If you haven’t checked out the La Mesa Classic Car Show, be sure to get it on your schedule! This fun and free community event has something for everyone. Each week, an array of unique cars line La Mesa Blvd. offering guests an up close view of these marvelous vehicles. Dance the night away on special nights when live music is played on the back of a La Mesa Lumber & Hardware flatbed truck! Or, visit with a variety of local car clubs throughout the month such as the MOPAR Club of San Diego and Autoworks Parts Int’l. Satisfy your taste buds and wet your whistle by ducking into one of the many La Mesa Village restaurants & bars in downtown La Mesa. From American fare, to Scottish delights, and everything in between, you’re sure to find a flavor to fill your tank. And, don’t go home empty handed, many retail shops stay open late featuring antiques, hand crafted furnishings, home goods, used books, art and much more. The La Mesa Classic Car Show is every Thursday night from 5 – 8 pm through August 29th. A full schedule of events and live music for each week can be found on the La Mesa Village Association website.

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Summertime in La Mesa Village

Posted on 5/31/2019 by La Mesa Village Association

The beginning of summer is just around the corner, which means long days full of sunshine, warm nights and the perfect opportunity to enjoy a variety of fun events, dining, shopping and more in La Mesa’s Downtown Village! See what La Mesa Village has for you to explore this summer!

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