Annual Events

Independence Day Celebration: July 4

Join us at Station 1 from 7am until 9:30am for an all-you-can-eat Pancake and Sausage Breakfast (subject to supply). Orange Juice and Coffee are also provided. $5 per person.

Following breakfast, we are proud to participate in the annual Ada Township 4th of July Parade.

The parade lines up at Ada Drive and Fulton (by 9:30am), and kicks off at 10am.

Fireworks are presented in the evening at dusk (at approximately 10pm), and are set off at Ada Christian School, 6206 Ada Drive. The best place to observe the fireworks would be Ada Christian School, Ada Congregational, St. Roberts, and Unity Church.

August in Ada Kids Fair: 1st Friday in August

The Ada Business Association hosts the annual Kid's Fair, with rides, crafts, and other activities for the kids. The fair takes place from 10am until 3pm at Ada Township Park.

Halloween: October 31

Join us at Station 1 for an evening of Halloween at the Fire House. We will serve candy to the children, as well as refreshments such as donuts. Some of our apparatus will be on display as well. Come in costume, and visit our Firehouse!

Santa Parade: 1st Saturday in December

The Ada Fire Department will have trucks in the annual Ada Township Christmas Parade, as well as assist with traffic control. The Parade concludes with Santa riding through town to Station 1 where children can meet Santa, and tell him their wishes. Please note that due to covid, the parade is not happening in 2020.

Toys for Tots Collection Site

Every year during the Christmas Season, Station 1 serves as a Toys for Tots site. New, unwrapped toys can be dropped off during normal business hours. Please click here to visit the Toys for Tots website.

Ada/Cascade Clean-Up Day

Each Spring and Fall, Ada and Cascade Township team up to provide their residents the opportunity to clean up their yards, garages, etc. by providing a massive array of Garbage Trucks and Dumpsters at the Forest Hills Central High School where anything from old mattresses to broken TVs and more can be discarded without fee.

Please Note: Hazardous materials including batteries, antifreeze, motor oil, etc. cannot be accepted at these drop-off points. Please take these items to the appropriate recycling or disposal facility.

For information about restricted items, dates and more, please contact the Ada Township Office.