Filming in Lodi


Lodi, CA offers unique locations with amazing views to take your film or photo shoot to the next level.

Numerous movies, commercials, and television shows have been filmed here. Cool Hand Luke, A Walk in the Clouds, Rampage, Soul of the Beast, The Beginning, Bad Faith, Assault on El Capitan, Concussion and Almost Charming filmed in Lodi. The Girls Next Door, Agent Carter, Sons of Anarchy and Visiting With Huell Howser also filmed episodes in Lodi, California.

Why Is Lodi, California Popular For Filming?
  • Most importantly, we want filming here and do our best to make it an easy process.
  • Easy to get permits and approval. Fast turnaround.
  • Scenically located between the San Francisco Bay and the Sierra Nevada Mountains. A charming countryside town with 85+ wineries. It is located 30 miles from Sacramento & 90 miles from San Francisco.
  • Breathtaking views of endless vineyards, agriculture fields, charming downtown with iconic arch, small town roads, colonial architecture, 1920’s style homes, lake and river, and elegant wineries.
  • Logistically easy. Ample parking in many areas. Spacious grounds for equipment, trailers, vehicles and extras. Easily accessible from I-5 and Highway 99.
  • Availability of electrical power and/or feasibility of bringing in generators for lights and electrical equipment.
  • Availability of great restaurant and award winning lodging nearby.
  • Safe, secure, and secluded locations all around.
  • Great weather conditions.

For more information, please contact us at (209) 365-1195 or

Permits & Resources
Permits & resources for filming in Lodi
Filming Locations
Filming Locations in Lodi, CA