Old Towne Guidelines

For filming purposes, the Old Towne Orange Plaza, which is contained within the Old Towne Orange Historic District, is the area surrounding the intersection of Glassell Street and Chapman Avenue and is bordered by Lemon Street, Almond Avenue, Grand Street, and Maple Avenue. 

Film Permits


Film permits are not granted automatic. All film permit requests for Old Towne Orange are considered according to the following factors:
  • Number of filming days requested.
  • Number of days needed for preparation, strike, or other film-related activities.
  • Nature and impact of the proposed film activity.
  • Proposed number of vehicles and availability of parking.
  • Adequacy of proposed parking plan.
  • Amount of activity on private property.
  • Publicity and exposure for the City.
The decision made by the City's film liaison.

Filming Moratoria


No filming activity (with the exception of event-related filming) will be allowed in the Old Towne Plaza area during the following events:
  • Orange International Street Fair (Labor Day weekend)
  • Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony
  • Harvest Fest Trick or Treat through the Streets
  • Car Shows
  • Antique Fair (President's Weekend)