Film Friendly Texas

Our Film Friendly Texas certification means Mesquite is ready to handle any filming request -- from commercials to TV shows to major motion pictures! 

If you are interested in filming in Mesquite, you can access our film permit application and guidelines here.  Please note --if you are using private property and are not requesting City services, you do not need to complete this permit application.  Please allow 5 business days to process the application.

If you have questions or need more information about filming in Mesquite, please contact Wayne Larson, Communications and Marketing Manager, at 972-329-8319 or wlarson@cityofmesquite.com.

Want to know what films have been made here in Mesquite?  Here's a brief filmography:

STORAGE WARS: TEXAS (TV Episode)

 MARRIED TO JONAS (TV Episode)

 WALKER, TEXAS RANGER (TV Series)

 PROBLEM CHILD (Feature Length Movie)

 SLAP HER, SHE’S FRENCH (Feature Length Movie)

COTTON CANDY (1978 TV Movie directed by Ron Howard)