Film Friendly

Make Your Film in Kilgore!

Kilgore is proud to be a Film Friendly Certified Community, a designation the city received from the Texas Film Commission. Film Friendly Texas certified communities receive ongoing training and guidance from the Texas Film Commission regarding media industry standards, best practices and how to effectively accommodate media production in their communities. 

In Kilgore, our focus is on your production. From the piney woods to historic architecture, and from industrial sites to fascinating personalities, we’ve got you covered. You haven’t truly shot Texas until you’ve been to Kilgore.


Film-Friendly Hotels
Restaurants & Craft Service Suggestions
Equipment Rentals
Attractive Statewide Incentives
Location Photos
Crew & Talent


For assistance with making your film in Kilgore please contact Ryan Polk, Tourism Manager at or 903.984.5022.