Scenic and picturesque Nevada City has been featured in many films, television programs and commercials.
“The Christmas Card”
“The Christmas Card,” filmed in Nevada City, tells the story of a soldier, Cody Cullen, with no family who, while serving in Afghanistan, receives an anonymous holiday card that touches him deeply. While on leave back home, he travels to Nevada City, California. “The Christmas Card,” is the Hallmark Channel’s highest-rated original film of all time brings hundreds of visitors to the town each year.
Nevada City as a Film Location
Located amid deep green forested mountainsides, containing some of the finest 1800s architecture in all of California and inhabited by a fun-loving, arts and outdoor oriented population, Nevada City is an ideal filming location. The downtown area is filled with colorful wood and brick buildings and the surrounding residential neighborhoods have some of the Sierra foothills’ finest examples of Victorian architecture.