ADA — No time to cook; the Ada Music Boosters have you covered!   Buy your ticket for the Ada Music Boosters Annual BBQ prior to the first home football game August 24.

Tickets are now on sale for the annual Ada Music Boosters BBQ dinner held at the Ada Village Park prior to the first home football game of the year. This year’s BBQ will be from 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 24, before the Bulldogs host Upper Scioto Valley.

The annual BBQ is a major fund-raiser for the Ada Music Boosters. Proceeds benefit numerous projects for Ada’s instrumental and vocal music programs. Tickets are being sold now through August 16. There are 4 easy ways to obtain tickets:  

Contact any Ada High School Marching Band, Color Guard or Varsity Singer member
Contact Arlene Allison at 419-302-7698 or Amy Morgan at 419-957-2125.  Please leave your name, phone number or email to receive a confirmation. Email the Music Boosters at Leave a message on the facebook page

Priced at $9, these popular dinners prepared by The Old Barn Out Back include barbeque chicken quarters, pulled pork, cheddar mashed potatoes, green beans, and a dinner roll.  The Ada Music Booster BBQ is a long-standing Ada tradition because so many find it to be an easy way for families to enjoy a quick and convenient dinner before the first home football game of the season. We encourage you to buy your tickets early.  Also available at pick-up while supplies last, the Music Boosters will be selling The Old Barn Out Back cinnamon rolls, 6 for $5, and slices of pie for $2 each.

Thank you for your assistance in making this annual fund-raiser a success for the Music Boosters! Proceeds from this sale are needed for several important upcoming projects for the band, choir and Varsity Singers as we head into the new school year. We thank the community for its support of this annual event!  

More information on this and other projects, plus the music department calendar of events, is always available online at From the Web page, you may also print our Patron/Membership form, or you may now give online to support the Music Boosters. We ask for your thoughtful consideration in supporting the Ada Music Boosters and our projects for the upcoming school year. Be sure to “Like” our Facebook page at to keep up with the many music activities.