Places to go in Pala

Pala Events

West of 5

West of 5

Pala Mesa Resort

Friday, May 24, 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.


Pala Casino

Thursday, May 30, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Pala Casino

Friday, May 31, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Brian Wilson and the Zombies

Brian Wilson and the Zombies

Pala Casino

Saturday, September 7, 7:30 p.m.

Pala News & Stories

Pete Verboom’s dairy farms west of the Pala Mission

He was president of the San Diego County Milk Producers’ Council

It’s an odd feeling, driving along State Route 76, to come across this ghost settlement, a few miles west of the Pala Mission. “Be careful of snakes,” my friend Kim shouts, “and people!” I’ve persuaded ...

Passing out food on the Pala reservation

Squash, peaches, nectarines

It's a slow Tuesday for Michelle Silva, a recreational aide at the Pala Youth Center near the northern border of San Diego County. Most of the center's charges, which number as many as 70 during ...

Valley Center pursuit ended with car in flames on freeway

Career criminal admits two more felonies

Three weeks ago a pursuit began when Sheriff deputies spotted a black 2006 Audi A3 that had been reported stolen in Valley Center. Driver Brian Kleinfeldt, a career criminal, took off and started a 37-minute ...

Amateur poker player has decent payday

“The guy that finished first, I think he learned a few things from me."

After 18 years of playing Texas hold ’em poker in area casinos, David Scheunemann of Oceanside recently won the biggest pot of his life. Scheunemann placed fifth in the World Poker Tour Foundation’s three-day tournament ...

Discover San Diego's native heritage

The Pala and Kumeyaay: a pre-Spanish history.

Few people know that San Diego County has more American Indian reservations than any other county in the nation. Native American tribes have lived in the area for over 12,000 years. Today, a majority of ...

Pala Photos

Mystery money from the Pala Indian ...

Pala Casino. Photo Bob Weatherston.

The folks who designed the Pala ...

Pala Casino in Valley Center has ...

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