Updated in May 2020. You can find the previous events of this year at the bottom.
Monday, May 25
Memorial Day Ceremony at Verne Goodwin Mira Mesa Senior Center and Veterans Wall
Details will be posted at https://miramesacenter.org/
Saturday, May 30
Mira Mesa High School Senior Prom
Tuesday, June 9
Mira Mesa High School Graduation
Saturday, July 4
Mira Mesa’s all-day 4th of July Celebration. Parade, Family Fun Day in Mira Mesa Community Park, Fireworks Display.
Organized by Mira Mesa Town Council (www.miramesatowncouncil.org) and Scripps Mesa Fireworks, Inc. (www.miramesafireworks.org)
Theme: “2020 – Mira Mesa Honors Its Heroes”
Applications for Parade entries and Fun Day vendor booths now online at https://www.miramesatowncouncil.org
September 25 -27
MCAS Miramar Air Show (Details will be posted at http://www.miramarairshow.com)
Saturday, October 3
Mira Mesa Street Fair, Camino Ruiz between New Salem and Mira Mesa Blvd.
Organized by Mira Mesa Town Council, http://www.miramesatowncouncil.org
Saturday, Nov. 7
Mira Mesa High School Invitational Band Review and Field Tournament
Features Southern California high school bands in mid-day parade on Mira Mesa Blvd.
Tournament of field shows at MMHS – morning for smaller high schools, afternoon/evening for larger schools
Friday, Jan. 1, 2021
Mira Mesa High School Sapphire Sound Band & Color Guard marches in the Rose Parade
January 6, 2020
Mira Mesa Town Council meeting, 7pm Mira Mesa Library community room 2020 MMTC Board takes office Featured Speakers: San Diego City Councilmember Chris Cate – update from City Hall SDGE presentation on Black Mountain Road natural gas line construction schedule.
Public welcome! For more details see:
Tuesday, January 14
Mira Mesa Recreation Advisory Group meeting Lopez Ridge Rec Center, 7245 Calle Cristobal, 7pm (official citizen advisory group to City Parks & Recreation Department about Mira Mesa parks and recreation management and spending City funds budgeted for park programs)
Mira Mesa Recreation Council, Inc., 501c3 non-profit group which helps support parks and recreation in Mira Mesa, meets at 6:15pm prior to the MM RAG meeting in selected months
Thursday, January 21
Mira Mesa Moms for Parents Night Out, 0530 PM at 40n Pho and Grille.
Need an evening to chillax and not have to think about what to cook?
Grab a dinner, take a break, and let your kids do fun projects with Leoangelo of Mira Mesa Art and Eva from Extraordinary Kits
Arts and Crafts will start at 6 PM for an hour, $10/project. Pre-order menu with or without project, adult Menu: Pho Small bowl 9.50 (with tax), add-on Kids Menu: Pho 6.50 (with tax)
Contact https://www.facebook.com/MiraMesaMom/ for more information.
Thursday, January 23
Mira Mesa Community Planning Group, 7pm
Mira Mesa Community Plan Update Subcommittee meets 5:30pm Mira Mesa Library community room Public welcome!
(Note: MMCPG normally meets the third Monday, MMCPG meetings in January and February meetings are on Thursdays, due to the Monday holidays.)
January 24 – 26
San Diego Tet Festival, Mira Mesa Community Park, sponsored by VAYA, Vietnamese American Youth Alliance. Free admission! Entertainment including traditional Lion Dance, variety of food and other vendors, Vietnamese cultural village.
Come celebrate the start of the Year of the Rat! For more details see: https://www.sdtet.com
Tet Festival hours are:
Friday Jan. 24 th 5pm – 10pm
Saturday Jan. 25 th 11am – 10pm
Sunday Jan. 26 th 11am – 6pm; Carnival continues until 9pm
Saturday, January 25
4th Annual “Making the Cut” MMIMB BBQ and Baked Beans Competition/Fundraiser Mira Mesa High School Media Center, serving from 4pm to 7pm (or until the food runs out!)
Public welcome! Tickets $10 each. Enjoy variety of barbecue meats and/or baked beans, listen to the Band play, and vote on “people’s choice” award for dish you like best!
Mira Mesa Instrumental Music Boosters Fundraiser for MMHS music programs, including MMHS Sapphire Sound Band & Color Guard January 1, 2021 Rose Parade performance! Do you cook great BBQ? To become a contestant, contact Carmen Kasner, email@example.com.
Monday, February 3
MMTC “Meet the Candidates” Night, featuring School Board Dist. A, County Supervisor Dist. 3, and State Assembly Dist, 77, special program at Mira Mesa Town Council meeting Mira Mesa Library community room 6:30 – 7pm, one on one “meet and greet” time 7:15 – 8pm, candidates speak, 5 minutes each (not a debate or forum, but individual talks)
Public welcome! For more details see: http://www.miramesatowncouncil.org
Tuesday, February 11
Mira Mesa Recreation Advisory Group meeting Lopez Ridge Rec Center, 7245 Calle Cristobal, 7pm (official citizen advisory group to City Parks & Recreation Department about Mira Mesa parks and recreation management and spending City funds budgeted for park programs).
Mira Mesa Recreation Council, Inc., 501c3 non-profit group which helps support parks and recreation in Mira Mesa, meets at 6:15pm prior to the MM RAG meeting in selected months.
For further information, contact Joe Frichtel, Chairperson, Mira Mesa Recreation Advisory Group at firstname.lastname@example.org or see: https://miramesarecreationcouncil.org
Thursday, February 20
Mira Mesa Community Planning Group, 7pm
Mira Mesa Community Plan Update Subcommittee meets 5:30pm Mira Mesa Library community room
On agenda: Construction plan for neighborhood park next to Jonas Salk Elementary School
(Note: MMCPG normally meets the third Monday, but MMCPG meetings in January and February are on Thursdays, due to the Monday holidays.)
Friday, February 21
“World Thinking Day” family fun from around the world, in the Hickman Elementary School multipurpose room, 6 – 7:30pm presented by Mira Mesa Girl Scouts, open to everyone! Visit the various troops’ tables to learn about countries and cultures worldwide, their food, customs, and interesting facts. Learn about Girl Scouts / Girl Guides in other countries and at home. In case there’s not already a Girl Scout in your family, membership information will be available.
Saturday, February 22
Mesa Smash Tourney #5 is an Arcadian Tourney and will be held 1:30 PM, Feb. 22nd, 2020, 9450 Candida St, San Diego, CA 92126, USA, by Mesa Smash director, Michaelangelo Sansano.
Tuesday, February 25
Casual Get Together will be at 40 n Pho and Grille, 9978 Scripps Ranch Blvd, San Diego, CA 92131, 6 PM – 8 PM, kids friendly.
Get your FREE ticket here.
Monday, March 2
Mira Mesa Town Council meeting, 7pm, Mira Mesa Library community room
Main program: – Mira Mesa Streets Forum.
What road repairs does the City of San Diego currently plan for Mira Mesa?
How are repairs budgeted?
What streets do you think need fixing – is your street on the City’s list?
Join representatives from the City administration, Mayor Kevin Faulconer, and City Councilmember Chris Cate for a panel discussion with questions and answers. MMTC meetings are open to everyone!
March 6 – 14
Mira Mesa High School Performing Arts Department presents “Freaky Friday,” the musical, in the MMHS Theatre.
Dates: Friday, March 6; Saturday, March 7 (Alumni Night), Thursday, March 12 Friday, March 13; and Saturday, March 14. Directed by Daniel Kriley.
For more information and to order tickets when available, see: http://www.miramesatheatre.org
Saturday, March 7
Mesa Smash Tourney #6 is an Arcadian Tourney and will be held 1:30 PM, March 7th, 2020, 9450 Candida St, San Diego, CA 92126, USA, by Mesa Smash director, Michaelangelo Sansano.
Saturday, March 14
San Diego Miramar College will host a morning of FREE, FUN SCIENCE on Saturday, March 14th, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for kids from 5 to 99 at its Mira Mesa Campus (10440 Black Mountain Road). Click here for more info, no RSVP required.
Tuesday, March 17
D6 St. Patrick’s Day Mix & Mingling Party, 6pm – 8pm, Mira Mesa Senior Center. Open to everyone! Tickets $15, available in advance on https://bit.ly/2UKwzpy
Saturday, March 21
“Taste of Mira Mesa” fundraiser for Mira Mesa schools, organized by the Mira Mesa High School Foundation. 5pm – 9-m at Veloce Motors’ The Vault, 9340 Dowdy Dr. Suite 102, San Diego, CA 92126, a Mira Mesa event venue co-located with a classic and exotic car storage facility. Tickets $35 in advance, $45 at the door.
Saturday, April 4
Mesa Smash #7 at Three Treasures
Mesa Smash Tourney #7 is an Arcadian Tourney and will be held 1:30 PM, April 4th, 2020, 9450 Candida St, San Diego, CA 92126, USA, by Mesa Smash director, Michaelangelo Sansano.
Saturday, April 18
Mira Mesa Volunteer of the Year Dinner, honoring Jennifer Kvalvik as 2019 Mira Mesa Volunteer of the Year, organized by the Mira Mesa Town Council. Save the Date!
Location Country Inn & Suites, San Diego North, 5975 Lusk Blvd. in western Mira Mesa. Event is a fundraiser for MMTC Verne Goodwin Scholarships, given to graduating high school seniors
from Mira Mesa based on community service. Time and further details to be posted soon at http://www.miramesatowncouncil.org.
Saturday, May 9
Mesa Smash #8 at Three Treasures
Mesa Smash Tourney #8 is an Arcadian Tourney and will be held 1:30 PM, May 9th, 2020, 9450 Candida St, San Diego, CA 92126, USA, by Mesa Smash director, Michaelangelo Sansano.
Saturday, May 16
4th Annual D6 Night Market, Mira Mesa Community Park, 4pm – 10pm
Food, vendors, entertainment, “Village of Neighborhoods”