Filming on City Property


La Mirada is a  film friendly City offering unique filming locations. Our team will assist you through the process of reserving your film date, location, and other filming needs. Advance notice of two weeks or more is appreciated if possible.


Filming Permits & Insurance 

To film on City property:

  • Contact the film location staff to check date(s) availability and obtain location fee information.

         Paul Castillo
         (562) 902-3196

  • Submit the following documents to film location staff. Film location staff can also provide the documents.

Once the film permit application and insurance have been completed and approved, you will be contacted to obtain a business license and sign the City's facility rental agreement.


Film Locations:
    • Courtyards
    • Dance Studio
    • Gymnasium
    • Gymnastics areaIMG_0960
    • Lazy River in waterpark
    • Olympic pool (50-meter)
    • Parks
    • Plaza 
    • Pool (25-yard pool)
    • Spa
    • Waterpark
    • La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts


    Previous Productions:

    • FX's It's Alway Sunny in Philadelphia
    • Nike
    • Speedo - Featuring various Olympic Athletes including Michael PhelpsFilming 2
    • Chase - Olympic Commercials  featuring Olympian Gabby Douglas and Nathan Adrian
    • TLC - Summer Season Commercial  featuring Cake Boss Star - Buddy Valastro
    • Applebee's Commercial
    • E New's Botched
    •  MTV's Teen Mom






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