2022 Calendar


 

2022 Community Events and City Dates:

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

Details on Community Events:

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
  • Tuesday, January 4, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance,
  • Tuesday, January 11, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Monday, January 17, 2022:  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observed.  City Offices will be open.
  • Tuesday, January 25, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Thursday, January 27, 2022: “Coffee with a Cop” ~ 8:00 a.m. at City Hall Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street

FEBRUARY 2022:

  • Tuesday, February 1, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, February 8, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Monday, February 21, 2022: City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of President’s Day
  • Tuesday, February 22, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Thursday, February 24, 2022: “Coffee with a Cop” ~ 8:00 a.m. at the Defiance Development and Visitors Bureau (DDVB), 325 Perry Street

MARCH 2022:

  • Tuesday, March 1, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, March 8, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, March 22, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • 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:

  • Tuesday, April 5, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, April 12, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, April 26, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • 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:

  • Tuesday, May 3, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Friday, May 6, 2022: Hall of Fame Ceremony at 7:00 p.m. at the Stroede Center for the Arts
  • Tuesday, May 10, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Saturday, May 14, 2022: Lilac Festival and Street Fair, Downtown Defiance from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 24, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • 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
  • May 2022: Defiance Splash Park OPENING! 9:00 a.m. to dusk

JUNE 2022:

  • Tuesday, June 7, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, June 14, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, June 28, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • 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, 2022 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. 
  • Tuesday, July 5, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, July 12, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, July 26, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • July , 2022: Jazz Festival at Kingsbury Park
  • Saturday, July , 2022: RIVER FEST  at Pontiac Park ~ Celebrating our water resources.

AUGUST 2022:

  • Tuesday, August 2, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, August 9, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, August 23, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • 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.

SEPTEMBER 2022:

  • Monday, September 5, 2022: City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of Columbus Day. 
  • Tuesday, September 6, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, September 13, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, September 27, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio

OCTOBER 2022

  • Monday, October 2022: Defiance Splash Park Closed for the season
  • Tuesday, October 4, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Monday, October 10, 2022: City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of Columbus Day.
  • Tuesday, October 11, 2022::  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, October 25, 2022::  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, October  2022:  Leaf Pick-Up Schedule BEGINS!  MAP WITH ZONES     LEAF PICK-UP SCHEDULE!
  • Thursday, October , 2022: Witches Brew for CASA
  • Sunday, October 2022 thru Tuesday, October 2022: Water Main Flushing BEGINS!  THE SCHEDULE: Fall 2021
  • Thursday, October 27, 2022 Defiance Trick or Treat Night, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 29, 2022:  The Lions Club Annual Halloween Parade, 7:00 p.m. The Purple Heart Bridge will be closed for traffic at 6:00 p.m. and reopen after

 NOVEMBER 2022:

  • Tuesday, November 1, 2022: City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Friday, November 11, 2022:  Veterans’ Day, City Offices will be open.
  • Tuesday, November 8, 2022: City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, November 22, 2022: City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Thursday-Friday, November 24-25, 2022:   City of Defiance Offices are closed in observance of Thanksgiving.

 DECEMBER 2022:

  • Friday, December 3, 2022:  It’s SANTA! Santa makes his first appearance in Defiance! DETAILS HERE!
  • Saturday, December , 2022: Annual Parade of Heroes Toy/Gift Drive at noon starting at Northtowne Mall DETAILS HERE!
  • Saturday, December , 2022: Last day the Compost Site will be open for the season 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Re-opening in March 2022
  • Tuesday, December 6, 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Tuesday, December 13 , 2022:  City Council Meeting at 7:00 p.m. in Charles D. Beard Council Chambers, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio
  • Saturday, December , 2022: Wreaths Across America at Riverside Cemetery from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm DETAILS HERE!
  • Friday and Monday, December 23 and 26, 2022:   City of Defiance Offices are closed in observance of Christmas Eve/Day
  • Friday, December 30, 2022:   City of Defiance Offices Closed in observance of New Year’s Eve/Day

JANUARY 2023:

  • Sunday, January 1, 2023:  HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM THE EMPLOYEES at the City of Defiance!
  • Monday, January 2, 2022: City of Defiance Offices Re-Open