The picturesque background of the San Gabriel Mountains.  The beautiful architecture of Santa Anita Park.  The idyllic Los Angeles County Botanical Garden and Arboretum.  The bustling Westfield Shoppingtown Santa Anita.  The magnificent homes on tree-lined streets.  All of these features combine to make Arcadia an exquisite location for filming.

The City of Arcadia supports the filming industry and does its best to assist production companies who wish to do business here.  The following links will direct you to the information forms you will need to apply for and obtain a film permit.  Once you have determined the type of permit you need, click on the appropriate link, print out the application packet and follow the enclosed instructions to complete the process.

While Arcadia is a film-friendly community, please be aware that we are also concerned about possible impacts on the neighborhood and require production companies to follow certain rules to minimize impacts and possible inconveniences for residents.

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