Trivia: City Slickers
- AFIS 100 Years 100 Laughs: #86
- Hey, It's That Guy!: A young Jake Gyllenhall plays Mitch's son.
- Hey, It's That Voice!: The clerk girl that interrupts the birthday party in part one is Yeardley Smith, best known for playing the voice of Lisa on The Simpsons.
- Real-Life Relative: Mitch's daughter is played by Billy Crystal's daughter Lindsay. Her older sister appears as a jogger in City Slickers 2.
- Reality Subtext: Billy Crystal tells the true story of the first baseball game he went to.
- Retroactive Recognition: Jake Gyllenhaal as Mitch's son in the first movie.
- What Could Have Been: Rick Moranis was supposed to be in City Slickers, but declined the offer to take a break and care for his wife Ann, who was very ill at the time (the situation went From Bad to Worse when she lost her fight to the illness four months before the film's release).