Why Join the American Legion and Post 149

Why You Should Belong If You Are an Active Duty Military or a Veteran

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Since 1919, the American Legion has been a major influence on the course of American history.  The GI Bill, written and named by Legionnaires, provides education, economic, small business, and homeownership assistance to all veterans who qualify.  We continue to work with our elected officials at all levels of government to restore veteran’s benefits and to upgrade those benefits to those who served and their families will be taken care of, just as they were promised.  An American Legion Post is  Americans taking care of Americans.  In addition to a large hall for meetings, Post 149 has a Clubroom with a pool table, jukebox and dart machine.  We also have a large outside patio and grass area, with an Honor & Remembrance Wall.

Why You Should Belong if you Ride

American Legion Riders are well known for their charitable work for local hospitals, schools, veteran homes, severely wounded service members and scholarships. Currently, 106,000 American Legion Riders meet in chapters in every domestic department and in at least three foreign countries.  In addition to monthly group rides, Post 149 Riders conduct funeral escorts, participate in parades, and many other social activities.

ELIGIBILITY:  Must be a current member of The American Legion, Auxiliary, or Sons of The American Legion &  member shall maintain membership by owning, individually or through marriage, a motorcycle licensed and insured as required by state law.

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Membership has its Privileges

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DAV Access

We have a DAV Service Officer available for benefits and claims assistance at the post.

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Event Rentals

After (1) full year membership with Post 149, Legion members qualify for significant discounts on hall and patio rentals!   Rentals include tables and chairs.

Patio Capacity:   225 persons
Hall Capacity:    120 persons

Membership Eligibility

As a fellow American, you chose to give service to your country when you joined the military. For those of us who have served in time of war, there is a bond that cannot be broken. Our lives and our backgrounds can be as different as night and day, but we are joined by battle, by service and by experiences that are uniquely ours. And we are joined, too, by an organization, founded to serve us only with privileges and benefits we have earned with blood, sweat, and courage.

Questions? Call (760) 745-1159

Post 149 General Information

Club room is Open 7 Days a Week
FREE billiards in the Club room




1st Wednesday



Karaoke or Open Juke Box

Game Night





8:00 - 11:00 AM

6:00 - 7:00 PM

7:00 PM

6:00 PM

Post 149 Monthly Meetings

Post Meeting

Ladies Auxilary

Sons of the Legion

Legion Riders

2nd Tuesday

2nd Tuesday

2nd Tuesday

4th Wednesday


Conference Room

Conference Room


6:00 PM

6:00 PM

5:00 PM

6:30 PM


Hours may vary due to holidays or special events.

Monday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - till last call
Saturday 10:00 am - till last call
Sunday 09:00 am - 8:00 pm


230 E Park Avenue
Escondido, CA 92025
(760) 745-1159
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