Coming This Summer!

The Defiance Outdoor Refreshment Area (DORA) will launch summer 2019 within 96 acres of the downtown Defiance Central Business District. The DORA is a designated public area where alcoholic beverages can be purchased in a designated cup from permitted establishments […]

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RiverFest 2019

MARK YOUR CALENDAR NOW FOR RIVERFEST 2019! Saturday, July 20, 2019 from Noon until 8:00 p.m. A great community collaborative effort makes this a favorite family-friendly event in Defiance. This year RiverFest is the third Saturday in July and the […]

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Defiance Fireworks

July 3, 2019 Join us at Diehl Park! Enjoy a day full of carnival rides, musical entertainment, and delicious food before the fireworks begin at dusk. If you are interested in being a food vendor, please contact the DDVB office […]

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“2019 Catch a Moment” Winners Announced

The top four winners of the 2019 Catch a Moment and Photograph It Contest are: 1st 🏆: Sunset at Defiance Splash Pad by Radek Smolik 2nd🥈: Placing the Flag by Mary Comden 3rd 🥉: Defiance Courthouse by Radek Smolik 4th […]

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blueberries, peaches

Downtown Farmers’ Market Returns June 6, 2019

We are bringing back that old-timey Farmers’ Market feel with fresh cut flowers, local produce and awesome music flowing through the air. Every Thursday, June through September, from 4:30 – 7:30 pm at Triangle Park in Downtown Defiance. Event sponsored […]

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2019 Featured Events

There’s always something going on! 24 “Don’t Miss” Events — 1 handy rack card. Pick up one at the DDVB office. These are just the highlights—there are many more events! Check out the full Community Calendar anytime for the latest […]

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