Costa Mesa’s motto is, “The Best of Southern California.” This southern coastal community is perfect if you want to play golf, play in the water or play at the nearby attractions.
The beaches of Costa Mesa offer you the ability to build sandcastles or the chance to relax and catch some rays of beautiful California sunshine. Catch a wave on a surfboard or sail across the Pacific Ocean. The scenery is absolutely breathtaking and the choice is yours. A golfer is in paradise in this area that caters to novices and pros alike and the South Coast Golf Course here is home to the popular Toshiba Senior Classic.
With this many parks and attractions so close, it’s a great family destination. You’ll please the roller coaster lover, the museum buff and enjoy all the shopping and fine cuisine your heart could desire. A short drive away are places like Disney Land, LegoLand, Six Flags Magic Mountain and a whole host of other local attractions, museums, parks and cultural things to do.
If it is fine arts you want to experience, there are more of these attractions here than you usually find in a city this size. The Orange County Performing Arts Center, The South Coast Repertory and several art galleries all reside here. Costa Mesa has spas galore and beautiful accommodations to rejuvenate you, or close by sports venues to excite you. There are many sports arenas nearby to visit where you can catch a game and cheer for the Mighty Ducks, Anaheim Angels or the LA Dodgers.
This town went from a small rural population of farmers when it incorporated in 1953 to a booming city of over 108,000 citizens at the 2000 census. It’s a great place to call home with plenty of opportunities and reasons to plant roots here.
The city of Costa Mesa has one of the largest shopping centers around with more than three hundred and twenty stores in the South Coast Plaza shopping mall, which boasts over a billion dollars in sales annually. This is a great city with frequent events including being the spot for the Orange County Fair every July. It is also a great place to live with as many public parks as there are public schools. It’s a great place to raise a family and have a career.