La Mesa may be a small town tucked into the hills and valleys of San Diego County, but families often find that the city stays active with a rich heritage of community activities and events. Come see what homes for rent in this gorgeous area have to offer.
During the summer, La Mesa residents with a soft spot for luxury and vintage cars head down to the Thursday Night Car Show. Thousands of people visit downtown La Mesa to check out a spread of 1950s cars, and to see which cars the judges will choose to win a trophy. Also during the summer is the La Mesa Flag Day Parade. Here, you can expect to hear marching bands from local schools, see elaborate floats, and witness a Marine Corps ensemble marching through downtown La Mesa. The weekly farmers market is another place for La Mesa residents to gather during warm weather. On Friday afternoons on Spring Street, you will find a huge variety of local produce from broccoli, lettuce and eggplant to pita bread, almonds and herbs.
Families in La Mesa love the proximity of the Mission Trails Regional park, a 5,800-acre park that offers miles of trails for horseback riding and hiking. On Lake Murray Lake, you can fish and enjoy the La Mesa sunset from a canoe. There is even a campground for tents and RVs.
If you enjoy living in an area that's known for its natural beauty, then consider renting a home in La Mesa, CA. Check out available listings now on Rentals.com.