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Have a great time at prices that won’t break your family’s budget. Defiance Recreation offers plenty of bumper bowling lanes just for kids and also features Glow Bowling on Saturdays from 10pm-midnight —where you bowl with the lights down, great music turned up and awesome special effects lighting…it looks like a nightclub!
1923 South Jefferson St., Defiance, OH 43512 | 419-784-3666 | defiancerecreation.com
Putt Putt Golf & Games
Putt Putt Golf & Games offers many activities for all in the family, featuring authentic 18 hole of Putt Putt® golf course, Race Zone electric go-karts, Bat Zone batting cages and Lazer Zone laser tag.
8830 State Route 66 North, Defiance, OH 43512 | 419-782-1801 | putt-putt.com
Auglaize Country Club
Auglaize Golf Club is located south of Defiance, Ohio on the Auglaize River. The front 9 is completely surrounded by a body of water with many mature trees. Water can come into play on 13 of the 18 holes. The back 9 is more forgiving and open. There are 33 sand bunkers that come into play on the course. The greens are a bent/poa mix, fairways and tees are blue/rye/poa mix. The shapes and contours of the greens add the biggest challenge on the course. Auglaize is well maintained for any level of golfer to enjoy.
19062 Road 212, State Route 111, Defiance, OH 43512 | 419-393-2211 | auglaizegolf.com
Eagle Rock Golf Club
If it’s a day out with friends, a family outing, or a corporate event, you can be assured it will be fun at Eagle Rock! Under new ownership and management, (formerly Kettenring Country Club), Eagle Rock offers a unique and pleasurable golf experience with friendly and expert service.
211 Carpenter Road, Defiance, OH 43512 | 419-782-2101 | golfeaglerock.com
Hickory Hills Golf Club
The 9-hole “Hickory Hills” course at the Hickory Hills Golf Club facility in Hicksville, Ohio features 3,089 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 36. Designed by B.A. Brown, the Hickory Hills golf course opened in 1960.
1544 State Route 18, Hicksville, OH 43526 | 419-542-6400 | facebook.com/Hickory-Hills
St. Michael's Golf Course
This public golf course situated just north of Defiance in a peaceful, rural setting, offers 18 holes, pro shop and a dining facility. Golf course architect Ernie Schrock designed the 18 hole par 70 layout to be challenging yet playable. The link style holes are intertwined with wooded, scenic holes that require course management play.
26298 Mekus Road, Defiance, OH 43512 | 419-497-3385 |stmikesgolf.net
Shop Northtowne Mall
Northtowne Mall offers a variety of stores to meet all of the family’s needs. Other attractions include a community room available for private parties and meetings, food court and movie theatre.
1500 North Clinton St., Defiance, OH 43512 | 419-782-3189 | shopnorthtownemall.com
Northtowne Cinema 9
Located within Northtowne Mall, on Defiance's north side, this MovieScoop Cinemas is an independent, family-owned and operated theater. "Mighty Movie Mondays" special: Admission to all shows on Monday is only $5.00* and you get a free 32oz popcorn! (*$3.00 additional surcharge for 3D films)
NORTHTOWNE CINEMAS | 1500 N Clinton St, Defiance, OH 43512 | 419-782-6460 | moviescoop.com
Attend a Family-Friendly Festival or Event!
From our many music and art festivals to our annual downtown events—there is always something scheduled in and around Defiance. When you're looking for something to do with the family, be sure to check our community calendar!