Downtown has always been the heart of any community, and Ada is no different. In 1987, Ada was one of the first cities in Oklahoma to receive the Main Street designation and establish a Main Street organization with the purpose of revitalizing and preserving downtown Ada.
Main Street Ada
Since then, Ada’s downtown district has achieved a reinvestment of more than $20 million, and with ongoing projects that amount keeps climbing.
Whether it is dining, shopping, or just enjoying the historic atmosphere of Ada’s original business district, you’ve just got to come see what Ada Main Street has in store for you. It’s time to rediscover downtown Ada – we’re waiting on you!
The city was named for Ada Reed, the daughter of an early settler, and was incorporated in 1901.