La Mesita Park/Junior Seau Sports Complex

 Guidance For Youth and Adult Recreational Sports:

  • Physical conditioning, practice, skill-building and training that can be done maintaining 6 feet of distance is allowed. The public is encouraged to limit these activities to a single household. (1:1 coaching and group instruction is by permit only.)

Games between non-household members may take place in the following tiers: 

Tennis (singles or doubles) - Purple
Pickleball (singles) - Purple
Pickleball (doubles) – Red
Basketball - Orange

  • When with non-household members, participants should wear face coverings when playing, even outdoors. Face coverings must be worn when on sidelines.
  • Observers must stay at least 6 feet from non-household members.
  • Do not enter courts if you have a cough or fever.

For more detailed information visit:

8855 Dallas Street

La Mesa, CA  91942

Obtain park permits through Community Services Facilities Division at 619.667.1300, reserve online or email 

Size & Other Information

  • 12.85 acres
  • Use capacity: 800
  • Parking for 80 cars at La Mesita Park

Junior Seau Sports Complex

The Junior Sea Sports Complex is adjacent to La Mesita Park at 9009 Park Plaza Drive and offers full-sized lighted ball fields and football/soccer fields which are available by permit.


  • Four (4)  lighted tennis courts
  • Tennis courts are open for play on a first come, first serve basis, except when in use by the La Mesa Community Services Department for lessons. There is no fee to use the courts for open play.
  • Limited to 1-hour play for singles; doubles are limited to 1.5 hours
  • Hours: Daily 6 am - 10 pm
  • Group tennis lessons available. Register online at
  • Private and Semi-Private tennis lessons available. Contact Coach Tom at 619-677-7613 for scheduling.
    • $40R/$50NR for one (1) hour private lesson
    • $25R/$30NR for one (1) hour semi-private lesson (Pricing per person)
  • Large concrete pad (walking and roller skating)
  • Picnic areas Day Use (First Come First Serve)
  • Reservable Picnic Site 1
    • BBQ
    • Ramada shade structure with 4 reserved picnic tables
  • Reservable Picnic Site 2
    • 2 reserved picnic tables
    • NO shade structures
  • Restrooms
  • Skate park
  • Playground/Tot lot (both reservable picnic sites are in proximity to the restrooms and playground)
  • See Park Policies for more information

Reserve Online

LaMesa MC 33 033 (3)
La Mesita Park 1
La Mesita Park 2

La Mesita Park Reservable Site 1

La Mesita Park Reservable Site 1

La Mesita Park Reservable Site 2

La Mesita Park Reservable Site 2