Park Permits

Parking lots at MacArthur Park, La Mesita Park, Harry Griffen Park, and Collier Park will partially be open starting May 22. The parks are open (except Sunset Park) as long as people do not gather in groups and are able to maintain social/physical distancing of at least 6 feet.

  • All  playgrounds and the fitness plaza are closed
  • Athletic fields are closed
  • Tennis courts and Pickleball courts are closed at La Mesita Park and Collier Park
  • Basketball courts are closed at MacArthur Park and Sunset Park


All park permits have been cancelled through June 30, 2020.

Please check back for the latest information.


Obtain permits through Community Services Department 619.667.1300, reserve online, or email 

Regional Recreational Facilities

La Mesa Park and Recreation Foundation

Visit our non-profit partner, the La Mesa Park and Recreation Foundation