2021 Made in Ada Wilson Football Festival

Start Date
Saturday, August 28, 2021 - 11:00 am
End Date
Saturday, August 28, 2021 - 10:00 pm
Event Contact Name
Amy Prigge
Event Contact Phone #
Event Contact E-mail

2021 Made in Ada Wilson Football Festival

Saturday, Aug. 28
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Dial-Roberson Stadium and Ada Depot Park

Every football used by the National Football League since 1955 has been made in Ada, Ohio’s Wilson Football Factory. The Made in Ada Wilson Football Festival celebrates Ada’s remarkable contributions to the sport of football.



Dial-Roberson Stadium
11 a.m. – ONU football intrasquad scrimmage
Noon – Punt, Pass and Kick Contest registration for boys and girls ages 8-9, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15
1:30 p.m. – Punt, Pass &Kick Contest

Ada Depot Park
4 p.m. – Meet the coaches
5 p.m. – Raffle ticket sales begin. Items to be raffled include commemorative footballs, a smoker grill with cooler, barbecue utensil set and a $100 Visa Card.
5 p.m. – Food vendors open
5 p.m. – Ada Historical Society football exhibit
5 p.m. – Minor Blues Band
5:30-8:30 p.m. – The Wilson Experience: Learn how the Wilson Footballs are made from the people who make these iconic balls.
5:30 p.m. – Begin hourly drawings for raffle winners
7 p.m. – Last Call Saints
10 p.m. – Wilson football drop