Articles about American Reunion
During the last week of July 2011, production moved to film at Mary Alice Park on Lake Lanier and included about 100 extras. The beach looks similar to a Lake Michigan setting, which is where the film is set.
This is where most of the scenes were filmed such as a reunion prom set, football field, commons area and hallways; which included 200 extras. Under the deal the production company paid $10,000 to the Newton County School System for using the school.