As the headquarters of the Chickasaw Nation and proud home of East Central University, Ada is bursting with small town charm and big city culture. Its rural roots run deep, but Ada—hometown of music stars like Blake Shelton and Zac Malloy of the Nixons—is quickly becoming an arts destination worth putting on your radar.Learn More
Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center
As the anchor tenant of the Arts District of Ada, the Hallie Brown Ford Fine Arts Center is a 85,000 sq ft facility on the campus of East Central University. This multi-faceted venue features a 1,000-seat performance hall and black box theater, as well as sculpture and art galleries. The performance hall accommodates a full orchestra, off-Broadway productions, dance performances and more.