City of Defiance Ohio Bicentennial

Happy 200th birthday Defiance 2023, image of logoThe City of Defiance is celebrating a major milestone in 2023 — its Bicentennial. The year will be spent remembering our history, honoring the present, and envisioning the future. Throughout all of 2023, the community will have opportunities to attend community events and festivals, recall historical events, and more!

Enjoy the Slideshow from the April 23, 2023 Birthday Celebration held at the Defiance Community Auditorium.

City's 200th Birthday Celebration, Defiance, Ohio, event

For up-to-date event information, check the City of Defiance Bicentennial Facebook Page

Thank you to our Community Champions for supporting the Bicentennial projects and events for 2023!

Sponsorship opportunities are still available to support the City of Defiance’s Bicentennial Anniversary activities. The Bicentennial Committee appreciates your consideration in becoming a partner.

For more information contact: Defiance Development and Visitor's Bureau