If you are looking for the perfect place to shoot a feature film, a television series, or a commercial let us help you in your search for new and different locations to film. Discover the long and storied history Modesto (& Stanislaus County) has with the film industry and how we are working to expand that history. Finally discover the "refreshingly different" views of Central California that we offer. Stanislaus County has the ability to be "anywhere" USA. Modesto, a community of 200,000, is the seat of Stanislaus County one of the most diverse agricultural counties in the United States. Within just a few minutes from downtown Modesto are several small, rural and historic communities, farms and ranches and the wide-open spaces resembling the mid-west. If your film needs include a train you've come to the right place. The Sierra Railroad calls Stanislaus County's Oakdale home. The railroad has been involved in over 300 productions ranging from classics to modern mega hits! When it comes to film production the Sierra Railroad understands the needs of the film industry and works with you to "get the shot" you need at the lowest possible cost. The staff of the Modesto Film Commission is here to help you with all of your production needs. We offer a wide variety of services and information to help make your production run smoothly. -

Type: Regional Film Office

Todd Aaronson
CEO / Film Commissioner, Modesto Convention & Visitors Bureau / Film Commission
1008 12th Street, Modesto, CA 95354
209.526.5588 phone 1
888.640.8467 phone 2
209.573.0503 mobile
209.526.5586 fax


Modesto/Stanislaus County Modesto Convention & Visitors Bureau is a member of FLICS (Film Liaisons in California, Statewide) a non-profit organization dedicated to providing the best professional level of service to the production community. The California Film Commission (CFC) coordinates with the over 60 Regional Film Offices to help promote and facilitate filming throughout California. Regional Film Office Partners support productions that wish to film in a local region. They operate as part of their jurisdiction's chamber of commerce, county, city, or convention and visitors bureau. Regional Film Office Partners have a knowledge of production and will coordinate film location activities when a production company wishes to film in their area. We recommend that your first call should be to the local Regional Film Office Partner. It could save you a lot of time, money, and energy. >> updated 7.16.14 eg / 5.8.2015 lm / 11.30.15 / 12.11.2015 lb / 12.20.2016 lb / 5.18.2017 lb / 10.18 & 23 .2018 / 8.23.2019 / 4.2 & 22.2020 / 12.7.2021 lm

41 Locations

Location ID Address
A&W Restaurant 10096449 1404 G St, Modesto, CA 95354, Modesto, CA
California State University, Stanislaus 1863 University Cir, Turlock, CA
Don Pedro Reservoir / Lake Don Pedro 10099263 10201 Bonds Flat Road, La Grange, CA
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Downtown Modesto 10096524 1150 Ninth Street, Modesto, CA
E. & J. Gallo Winery 10096511 600 Yosemite Blvd., Modesto, CA
Evanshire Estate & Gardens 1773 1748 Evans Road, Ceres, CA
Gallo Arts Center 10093478 1000 I Street, Modesto, CA
Graceada Park 10096523 401 Needham St., Modesto, CA
Grace-N-Oaks Ranch 1996 4064 Heritage Dr, Modesto, CA
Hughson 151 Hughson, CA
Isquierdo Ranch 10155073 3354 W Hamilton Rd, Westley, CA
John Thurman Field 10096458 601 Neece Drive, Modesto, CA
Knight's Ferry Covered Bridge 1430 18020 Sonora Road, Knights Ferry, CA
Knight's Ferry Hotel 399 17713 Main Street, Knights Ferry, CA
Knight's Ferry Resort and Campground 1101 17525 Sonora Road, Knights Ferry, CA
Mary Grogan Community Park & Soccer Complex 10096520 3601 Litt Rd, Modesto, CA
Mc Henry Mansion & Museum 10096461 1402 I Street, Modesto, CA
McHenry Mansion 1783 15th & I Street, Modesto, CA
Modesto - 10th Street 10096527 10th Street, Modesto, CA
Modesto - 11th Street 10096529 11th Street, Modesto, CA
Modesto Arch - I Street 10096455 I Street, Modesto, CA
Modesto Centre Plaza 10096450 1000 L Street, Modesto, CA
Modesto City/County Hall aka Modesto 10th Str... 6825 1010 10th Street, Modesto, CA
Modesto High School 958 18 H Street, Modesto, CA
Modesto I Street 10096530 I Street, Modesto, CA
Modesto J Street 10096531 J Street, Modesto, CA
Modesto Junior College 10096452 435 College Avenue, Modesto, CA
Monte Vista Crossings - ShopCore Properties 10157991 2801-3027 Countryside Drive, Turlock, CA
Oakdale Farm 2156 7643 Emery Road, Oakdale, CA
Oakdale Saddle Club and Rodeo Grounds 659 Highway 108, Oakdale, CA
Sierra Railroad Company / Sierra Northern Railroad 10106163 330 South Sierra Ave., Oakdale, CA
Southern Pacific Railroad Depot 10096522 9th & J St., Modesto, CA
Stanislaus River 10096466 Modesto, CA
Stanislaus River, Stanislaus County 1755 Oakdale, CA
State Theater - Modesto 10096533 1307 J Street, Modesto, CA
Table Mountain and Goodwin Dam 3386 Hwy 108, Knights Ferry, CA
Tuolumne River, Stanislaus County 1760 Runs through South end of Modesto, Modesto, CA
Turlock High School 975 1600 East Canal Drive, Turlock, CA
Turlock Lake State Recreation Area (SRA) 7802 22600 Lake Rd, La Grange, CA
Vintage Faire Mall 10096515 3401 Dale Rd. Suite 483, Modesto, CA
Virginia Corridor Trailway 10096517 Virginia Corridor Trail, Modesto, CA