La Mesa Multicultural Festival this weekend
This weekend is La Mesa’s 16th annual Multicultural Festival. The event will simultaneously be celebrating Marin Luther King Day and the city’s centennial.
The La Mesa Multicultural Festival is being held on Sunday from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the La Mesa Community Center, which is located at 4975 Memorial Drive, and is free to attend.
The festival features performances by dancers from Ballet Folklorico, Chinese martial artists, and the Helix Charter High School bagpipe band.
In addition, San Diego State University’s Department of Africana Studies chair Dr. Shirley Weber will speak at the event.