2021 Calendar

2021 Community Events and City Dates: 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 Things to do in OHIO:  Ohio. Find…

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Memorial Day Program: Monday, May 31, 2021

Memorial Day Event – Riverside Cemetery, Veterans Section in Defiance, Ohio Rain site: Defiance Community Auditorium  Monday, May 31, 2021 at 10:00 a.m.  Prelude of music selections begin at 9:45 a.m. MEMORIAL DAY EVENT PROGRAM 9:45 A.M.:   PRELUDE:    DHS Band Selections, Director Cathy Booth 10:00 A.M.:   POSTING OF COLORS:  VFW Post 3360 INVOCATION:   …

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CLEAN UP YOUR PARKS DAY-April 10, 2021

 “Clean Up Your Parks Day” is Saturday, April 10, 2021 from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.  An estimated 300 volunteers show up with their garden tools to aid in cleaning up the winter debris at their favorite park. The City of Defiance Parks and Recreation department will be celebrating 25 years with volunteers and residents that…

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KELLER LOGISTICS GROUP “Charity Truck” cause for 2020

KELLER LOGISTICS GROUP:  Autism awareness is the “Charity Truck” cause for 2020. Hayden Doehrmann designed a wrap for a brand-new Volvo VNL760 with the nationally recognized symbols created by the Autism Society of America. While traveling across the country, a percentage of this truck’s revenue will be donated to initiatives related to Autism awareness and…

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PUBLIC PARKING AREAS

Look for the new Public Parking signs to indicate proper lots you can park for FREE in the downtown Defiance area. These were made possible by a great partnership between the City of Defiance and the Defiance Development and Visitors Bureau – Design Committee. Pictured are (from left) D.J. Zeedyk, Assistant Director of Service; City…

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Exciting News for DEFIANCE!!

Exciting News for DEFIANCE!!   The City of Defiance received the 2020 Governor’s Cup Award as a Top 100 Micropolitan.  This was awarded by Site Selection Magazine and sponsored by RGP, JobsOhio, and Defiance County Economic Development Office.  Presenting the award to Mayor Mike McCann is Andy Lorenz from RGP.  

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NIXLE ALERTS AND EVENTS GOES MOBILE!

See the most recent messages from City of Defiance, OH, powered by Nixle.Sign up to receive messages by email & text message.      Nixle-mobile-app-instructions Dear Defiance Community Nixle Subscriber, Nixle recently announced a change in how their platform delivers notifications. Nixle has introduced SmartPath, read more at: www.nixle.com/consumer-faqs/  which automatically prioritizes emergency messages and…

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DROP OFF BOXES

INFORMATION ON DROP OFF BOXES: Pursuant to §1169.10 (D) (8) of the Codified Ordinance of the City of Defiance, drop off boxes at collection facilities for recycling are not permitted within municipal boundaries effective December 1, 2020. Any such container found shall be removed at the expense of the property owner.

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