The annual Asafotufiami Festival is the most important event in Ada and has a relevant historical background.

The celebration starts on Thursday in the first week of August and goes on until the following week.

Within these days you can witness when young men are initiated and instructed in the ancient tactics of warfare, the paramount chief of Ada and the chiefs of the various clans gather for processions and speeches. Furthermore you can go to beach parties, see boat races, join river excursions and enjoy football matches and of course the nights are always busy.