Ada Township Board Meeting
Date/Time: Monday February 25, 2019 at 7:00pm
Grand River Triathlon
Date/Time: Sunday June 9, 2019 from 6:00am to 6:00pm
Running, biking and swimming! For athletes of all skill levels to compete on scenic riverside course. USA Triathlon Sanctioned. Road closures at Buttrick and Thornapple River Drives. To register, go to www.grandrapidstriathlon.com
Ada Parks presents Beers at the Bridge
Date/Time: Friday June 21, 2019
Ada Parks presents "Exploring the Night Sky with GRAA"
Thursday March 22, 2018 at 7:30pm
Join the Grand Rapids Amateur Astronomical Association as they talk about what to see now and in upcoming months as winter transitions to spring and then summer. Go outside to observe the crescent moon, Orion, Nebula, and other sights with the naked eye and telescopes provided by our visiting amateur astronomers. $3 per person. Pre-registration requested. To register contact Mark Fitzpatrick.
Tinsel, Treats, and Trolleys
Date: Friday, December 1, 2017
Time: 6 PM - 9 PM
Where: Ada Villiage
The Village comes alive with the Holiday spirit. Watch the covered bridge light up at 5:30. Other events start at 6. Ride a trolley around town and visit local businesses to get treats and have fun. Visit Santa at the North Pole (Ada Hillside). Brochures are available beginning Nov. 14th all around town!
Brats & Bonfires
Date: Thursday, November 9, 2017
Time: 6 PM - 9 PM
Where: Ada Township Fire House | 6990 Fulton St, Ada, MI 49301
Ada Township and the Ada Township Fire Department invite you to Brats & Bonfires. This family-friendly event is free to attend and will feature live music from the award-winning band Mid-Life Crisis.
Tickets redeemable for food and refreshments available for CASH ONLY.
Brats, Beer and More!
• Bratwursts from Kingma’s Market
• Craft beer from Gravel Bottom Craft Brewery & Supply
• Hard cider, hot cider and donuts from Sietsema Orchards and Cider Mill
• Soda and water
Music starts at 6:30 pm! Proceeds benefit the Ada Township Fire Department.
Trunk or Treat
Date: Sunday, October 29, 2017
Time: 4 PM -6 PM
Where: The Community (Church) | 7239 Thornapple River Drive SE, Ada, MI 49301
Join the Lucas Howard Group at the annual Trunk or Treat event in Ada Village! Children with adult supervision, join us for safe and fun trick-or-treating, thanks to the many sponsors and area businesses! Enjoy candy, popcorn, cotton candy, bounce house, ghost stories, carnival games, and more!
We've improved the route this year to better accomodate the flow of the growing amount of people who attend this event
Saturday, September 17th, Grand River Run
Roselle Park, 1010 Grand River Dr, Ada – 8K, 5k, 2K – fee applies.
Saturday, September 23rd 2017, GR Children's Business Fair
Kids, ages 6-14, develop a brand, create a product or service, build a marketing strategy, and then open for the one-day marketplace.
Support these budding entrepreneurs on Saturday, September 23rd from 10 AM -12 PM at the Community Church in Ada!
With 54 businesses and over 85 kids participating, the event is an inspiring blend of ideas, creativity, and hard work.
August 4, 2017: August in Ada
10:00 AM- 2:00 PM
Stop by to appreciation your local Ada businesses
Located at Ada Township Park (the corner of Buttrick and Grand River Drive)
Parking is available
Free admission, games, and rides!
Food and drink are available for purchase
The Ada Farmers Market June 6- October 24th - open every Tuesday
from 12:30 pm -2:30pm (except Tuesday, July 4) -- come rain or shine
The Ada Farmer’s Market offers many events, including “Musicians in the Market” on most days, from 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., along our popular “Kids in the Market” program, offering enhanced children’s activities, with new activities each week.
4th of July Parade & Festival
4th of July, 10 am, downtown Ada - For more information check out the video.
Bike decorating - July 3rd, 10am
At the Ada Township Park - free
Ada Parks "Michigan Woodpeckers: Build a Bird Feeder"
This is a program for adults and families and explores Michigan’s various woodpeckers. You’ll learn what they eat, their adaptations, and how to attract them to your yard. Located at Roselle Park at 1010 Grand River DR, Ada, MI.
Build your own wooden suet feeder to take home
All supplies and materials will be provided
$ 10 per person
Pre-registration required by February 8th.