2020 Calendar: Community Events and City Dates


2020 Community Events __________________________________________________________

See the latest updates on Defiance’s Community Calendar: visitdefianceohio.com/events/

FOR MORE DETAILS ON EVENTS:

Defiance Development & Visitors Bureau (DDVB): Visit the DDVB for more information

Defiance Community Cultural Council (DCCC): Visit the DCCC for more information

Defiance Area Chamber of Commerce: Chamber of Commerce Event Calendar

2020 City Dates:__________________________________________________________________

JUNE 2020  events are postponed or cancelled due to COVID-19 until direction is received from Governor Mike DeWine. 

Monday, June 1, 2020:  Defiance Splash Park is OPEN starting TODAY!
June – August 2020:  Kingsbury Pool is CLOSED FOR THE SUMMER due to COVID-19 restrictions.

JULY 2020  events are postponed or cancelled due to COVID-19 until direction is received from Governor Mike DeWine.

Friday, July 3, 2020:  POSTPONED to a possible later date: FIREWORKS Celebration at dusk at the Confluence of the Maumee and Auglaize Rivers. NOTE: From now on this celebration will always be the FIRST FRIDAY IN JULY!
Friday, July 3, 2020:  City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of Independence Day
Saturday, July, 2020:  ON HOLD River Fest at Kingsbury Park from noon – 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, July 15, 2020:  City of Defiance Income Tax Filing Deadline
Thursday, July 30, 2020:  Coffee with a  Cop at 8:00 a.m. at AAA, 1007 N. Clinton Street, Defiance

AUGUST 2020 

Saturday, August, 2020:  Defiance County Fair at Defiance County Fairgrounds located in Hicksville, Ohio.

SEPTEMBER 2020

Monday, September 7, 2020:  City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of Labor Day. Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.This year marks the 125th anniversary of Labor Day being celebrated as a national holiday.
Saturday, September 26, 2020:  Rib Fest 2020

OCTOBER 2020

TBD:      The Splash Park is closed for the season. See you next May!
Monday, October 12, 2020:      City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of Columbus Day
WEEK OF: October  2020:    Semi-Annual Water Main Flushing  
WEEK OF: October  2020:    FIRST WEEK OF FALL LEAF PICK-UP 
Thursday, October 22, 2020:     Witches Brew in Downtown Defiance ~ TIME:  5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (21 and over event organized by the DDVB)
Thursday, October 29, 2020:     Trick-or-Treat Night in Defiance ~ TIME:  6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 31, 2020:      Defiance Halloween Parade~ TIME: 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. ~ organized by the Lions Club
WEEK OF: October  2020:    Semi-Annual Water Main Flushing  
WEEK OF: October  2020:    SECOND WEEK OF FALL LEAF PICK-UP 

NOVEMBER 2020

Thursday-Friday, November 26-27, 2020:   City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of Thanksgiving

DECEMBER 2020

Thursday-Friday, December 24-25, 2020:   City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of Christmas
Thursday-Friday, December 31, 2020-January 1, 2021:   City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of New Year’s Eve/Day

2021 City Dates:__________________________________________________________________

JANUARY 2021:

Thursday-Friday, December 31, 2020 – January 1, 2021: City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of New Year’s Eve/Day
Saturday, January 1, 2021:  HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM THE EMPLOYEES at the City of Defiance!
Monday, January 4, 2021: City of Defiance Offices Re-Open

FEBRUARY 2021:

Monday, February 15, 2021: City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of President’s Day