Contributed by: Scotte Hansen
Roxanne was filmed in Nelson, British Columbia. The producers could not find a ski town in America that was anonymous enough not to detract from the storyline. The fire engine used in the movie at the time was the actual fire engine used by the volunteer fire department there in Nelson.
Contributed by: Steve Potts
Your trivia page notes that the location for Dixie's is not in business. The restaurant known as 'Dixie's Place' is still there. It is one of the best known eatery's in town. It's actual name is 'Rickaby's' and it is located on 524 Vernon Street. You can find it on the official Nelson, B.C. site under restaurants. 'Roxanne' is actually referenced if you go to the 'Rickaby's' site.
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