Let’s salute “Old Glory”! The American Flag will be flown proudly at the 19th annual La Mesa Flag Day Parade on Saturday, June 4th. The parade begins at 10:00 a.m. led by the United States 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing Band through the downtown La Mesa Village. Enjoy this year’s Grand Marshal: Cabrillo National Monument. Happy 100th Birthday National Park Service! View the many floats, military vehicles, active and retired war heroes, equestrian units, service clubs, and youth groups. Arrive early to see two pre-parade concerts, La Mesa Arts Academy and Parkway Middle School bands, at 9:00 a.m. along the La Mesa Boulevard parade route.
Join La Mesa’s Human Relations Commission for FREE ice cream at La Mesa Boulevard and 4th Street, north side.La Mesa welcomes all County residents and their families to share in this free and fun event!
In addition to donations from community members, the La Mesa Flag Day Parade is sponsored by Barona Resort and Casino, EDCO Disposal Corporation and Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation.