2021 Calendar


 

2021 Community Events and City Dates:

Defiance’s Community Calendar: visitdefianceohio.com/events/

Details on Community Events:

 2021 City Dates:

 OCTOBER 2021:

  • Monday, October 4, 2021: Defiance Splash Park Closed for the season
  • Monday, October 11, 2021: City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of Columbus Day.
  • Tuesday, October 12, 2021:  Leaf Pick-Up Schedule BEGINS!  MAP WITH ZONES     LEAF PICK-UP SCHEDULE!
  • Thursday, October 14, 2021: Witches Brew for CASA
  • Sunday, October 17, 2021 thru Tuesday, October 26, 2021: Water Main Flushing BEGINS!  THE SCHEDULE: Fall 2021
  • Thursday, October 28, 2021: “Coffee with a Cop” 9:00 a.m. at the Defiance County Senior Center, 140 Broadway Avenue
  • Thursday, October 28, 2021 Defiance Trick or Treat Night, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 30, 2021:  The Lions Club Annual Halloween Parade, 7:00 p.m.

 NOVEMBER 2021:

  •  Thursday-Friday, November 25-26, 2021:   City of Defiance Offices are closed in observance of Thanksgiving.

 DECEMBER 2021:

  • Thursday-Friday, December 23-24, 2021:   City of Defiance Offices are closed in observance of Christmas Eve/Day
  • Thursday-Friday, December 30-31, 2021:   City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of New Year’s Eve/Day

JANUARY 2022:

  • Saturday, January 1, 2022:  HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM THE EMPLOYEES at the City of Defiance!
  • Monday, January 3, 2022: City of Defiance Offices Re-Open
  • Monday, January 17, 2022:  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observed.  City Offices will be open.

FEBRUARY 2022:

  • Monday, February 21, 2022: City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of President’s Day

MARCH 2022:

  • TBD: The Compost Site OPENS TODAY!!   DETAILS ON HOURS AND TIMES OPEN
  • TBD: Riverside Cemetery Clean-Up Week.
  • Food Truck Vendor Reminder:  Welcome Back!!  If you are using City streets, sidewalks, or right-of-way be sure you have your permit beforehand.  You may obtain the paperwork at City Hall.

APRIL 2022:

  • TBD Saturday, April 2021:  25th Annual Clean Up Your Parks Day! 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, April 28, 2022: Chocolate Walk in downtown Defiance

MAY 2022:

  • May 2022: Defiance Splash Park OPENING! 9:00 a.m. to dusk
  • Friday, May 6, 2022: Hall of Fame Ceremony at 7:00 p.m. at the Stroede Center for the Arts
  • Saturday, May 14, 2022: Lilac Festival and Street Fair, Downtown Defiance from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Monday, May 30, 2022: City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of Memorial Day.
  • Monday, May 30, 2022: City of Defiance Memorial Day Event, Riverside Cemetery, Veterans Section

JUNE 2022:

  • Week of June TBD, 2022: Defiance Water Division’s Water Main Flushing
  • Thursday afternoons June through August 2022: Farmers’ Market in downtown Defiance begins at 4:30 pm on East Third Street between Clinton Street and the State Bank Alley. This will continue every Thursday through August.

JULY 2022:

  • Farmers’ Market:  Every Thursday in June through August 2022:  Downtown Defiance at 4:30 p.m. on East Third Street between Clinton Street and the State Bank Alley.
  • Friday, July 1, 2022: FIREWORKS!! at Kingsbury Park area with carnival rides, musical entertainment, and delicious food starting at 2:00 p.m.! The Fireworks will be at dusk. Kingsbury Pool will be closed on July 1, 2021 due to all of these activities taking place at Kingsbury Park.
  • Monday, July 4, 2022: City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of Independence Day. 
  • July , 2022: Jazz Festival at Kingsbury Park
  • Saturday, July , 2022: RIVER FEST  at Pontiac Park ~ Celebrating our water resources.

AUGUST 2022:

  • Friday August  2022:  Maumee Valley Car Club Cruise In and Alive After 5 in Downtown Defiance 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, August  2022:  Hot Air Balloon Festival 
  • Thursday, August  2022: Music at Triangle Park 
  • Saturday, August  2022: RIVER FEST at Pontiac Park ~ Celebrating our water resources.
  • Sunday, August  2022:  Kingsbury Pool will close for the season at the end of the day.
  • Saturday, August 2022 through Saturday, August  2022: Defiance County Fair, Hicksville, Ohio
  • Thursday, August  2022: “Coffee with a Cop” ~ 8:00 a.m.
  • Friday, August  2022: Maumee Valley Car Club 36th Annual Car Show – Downtown Defiance 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.