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Sat, Feb 13 - Sat, Dec 10, 2016
Ballston Area Seniors Dances (7:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Milton Community Center, 310 Northline Road, Ballston Spa
he Ballston Area Seniors host monthly dances on the second Saturday evening of the month from 7-10 pm at the Milton Community Center, 310 Northline Road. Admission is $5. All dances are open to the public. Music provided by: Vintage Country Band (Feb. 13, March 12, July 9, Oct. 8), Peaceful Country Band (May 14, Sept. 10, Nov. 12, Dec. 10 and the Countrymen (April 9, Aug. 13). No dance in June.
Cost: $5 per person
Fri, May 6, 2016
First Friday in Ballston Spa (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Downtown Ballston Spa
Visit the village of Ballston Spa on the First Friday of every month, from 6-9 pm and enjoy special happenings in many of our downtown shops, restaurants and galleries. Live music, art displays and demonstrations, refreshments and featured shop promotions. May's First Friday features Ballston Spa Schools student art exhibits.
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Sat, May 7, 2016
Roast Pork Dinner (4:00 PM - 6:30 PM)
Ballston Spa United Methodist Church, 101 Milton Avenue
A family style roast pork dinner will be held at the Ballston Spa United Methodist Church on Saturday, May 7th from 4:00 to 6:30 PM. <br />The dinner will include pork loin, stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, coleslaw, and applesauce with home-made pies for dessert. Beverages will include coffee, tea or juice. <br />Cost: $12.00 for adults, children 16 and under are free. Tickets are available at the door. Take-out dinners will also be available. <br />There will also be a bake sale of homemade goodies. Come and enjoy the food and hospitality!
Cost: $12.00 for adults, children 16 and under are free.
Tue, May 10 - 14, 2016
Iron Roost Customer Appreciation Week (7:00 AM - 2:00 PM)
Iron Roost, 36 Front Street
Iron Roost is celebrating Customer Appreciation Week (also their 4th anniversary in business!) May 10-14, 2016, from 7-2p each day. There are some awesome giveaways, specials, and events planned for the week. <br />Tuesday, 5/10: Roost Bucks token giveaway - save $5 the next time you come in (1 per adult) <br />Wednesday, 5/11: 10% off your order if you show us that you posted on your social media about Customer Appreciation Week and used the hashtag #ironroost (excluding gift card purchases) <br />Thursday, 5/12: Iron Roost reusable bag giveaway (while supplies last) <br />Friday, 5/13: Free coffee ( House, Dark Roast, or Jamaican) or tea all day (1 per person, excluding specialty coffees) <br />Saturday, 5/14: Waffle Eating Contest (exact time TBD), Bouncy Bounce + balloon creations for kids, and other giveaways and specials throughout the day
Mon, May 16, 2016
BSBPA Board of Directors Meeting (7:00 PM)
Brookside Museum, 6 Charlton Street
The Board of Directors of the Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association holds regular monthly board meetings on the third Monday of each month (except March and December). We encourage members to attend and welcome your input.
Tue, May 17, 2016
BSBPA Networking Breakfast (7:30 AM - 8:30 AM)
Community Emergency Corps, 78 Thompson Street
The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association sponsors Networking Breakfasts on the third Tuesday mornings of each month at different locations. A great way to share and promote your business or organization with others in the community, the breakfasts are open to all. Cost is $5 with advance reservation, $10 that morning, both payable at the door. RSVP to 885-2772 or info@ballston.org
Cost: $5 with advance reservation, $10 walk in
Fri, Jun 3, 2016
First Friday in Ballston Spa with Free Outdoor Movie (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Downtown Ballston Spa
Visit the village of Ballston Spa on the First Friday of every month, from 6-9 pm and enjoy special happenings in many of our downtown shops, restaurants and galleries. Live music, art displays and demonstrations, refreshments and featured shop promotions. June's First Friday highlights Ballston Spa's farmers' market vendors. The free outdoor Movie in the Park features "Inside Out", starting at dusk (approx. 8:45 pm) in Wiswall Park.
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Fri, Jun 3 - Fri, Aug 5, 2016
Best Bet
Free Outdoor Movies in the Park (8:45 PM)
Wiswall Park, Front & Low Streets
The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association presents free outdoor family movies in Wiswall Park on the First Fridays of summer, starting at dusk. June 3 (rain date June 4): Inside Out; July 1 (rain date July 2): Minions; August 5 (rain date August 6): Cinderella (2015 version). Bring blankets and lawn chairs. Free popcorn courtesy of Northstar Church. Movies begin at dusk ( approx. 8:30-8:45 pm).
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Sun, Jun 5, 2016
Saratoga Bottle Show & Sale (9:00 AM - 2:30 PM)
Saratoga County Fairgrounds, 162 Prospect Street
The National Bottle Museum's annual Saratoga Bottle Show and Sale will take place at the Saratoga County Fairgrounds, 162 Prospect St. in Ballston Spa, 9:00 AM-2:30 PM on Sunday, June, 5, 2016. Admission is $3.00 for adults and $1.00 for children. <br />The Saratoga Show brings antique and collectible bottle dealers and collectors from across the country. It serves as the chief annual fundraiser for the National Bottle Museum, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization chartered by the New York State Education Department. It raises all its own funds. To learn more, please call 518-885-7589 or e-mail nbm@nycap.rr.com.
Cost: $3 for adults, $1 for children
Thu, Jun 9 - Sat, Oct 8, 2016
Ballston Spa Farmers' Market
Wiswall Park, Front & Low Streets
The 2016 Ballston Spa Farmers Market celebrates its 13th season, sponsored by the Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association. Market days are Thursdays from 3 -6 pm and Saturdays, from 9 am to 12 pm, from June 9-October 8, 2016. The market is conveniently located in Wiswall Park, at the corner of Front Street and Low Street in historic downtown Ballston Spa. Customers can expect to find a great selection of locally grown, raised and crafted items as well as Fair Trade products. Saturday markets feature local acoustic musicians and children's activities. Thursday markets precede the popular Concerts in the Park from June-August.
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Sat, Jun 11 - 12, 2016
Village Wide Garage Sale Weekend
Neighborhoods in and around Ballston Spa
The second weekend in June is Ballston Spa's traditional Village Wide Garage Sale Weekend. Residents and community groups will be holding yard and rummage sales in and around Ballston Spa. Hours vary by location. There is no "official" event, but the BSBPA will compile a list of sale locations to be available online at ballston.org and promoted on our Facebook page-call or email Ellen at 885-2772 or info@ballston.org no later than Friday, June 3. You do not need to be a BSBPA member to be listed. People will be out there looking for sales-let them know where you are! Only location and days/hours are listed.
Mon, Jun 20, 2016
BSBPA Board of Directors Meeting
Brookside Museum, 6 Charlton Street
The Board of Directors of the Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association holds regular monthly board meetings on the third Monday of each month (except March and December). We encourage members to attend and welcome your input.
Tue, Jun 21, 2016
BSBPA Networking Breakfast (7:30 AM - 8:30 AM)
Curtis Lumber, Route 67
The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association sponsors Networking Breakfasts on the third Tuesday mornings of each month at different locations. A great way to share and promote your business or organization with others in the community, the breakfasts are open to all. Cost is $5 with advance reservation, $10 that morning, both payable at the door. RSVP to 885-2772 or info@ballston.org
Cost: $5 with advance reservation, $10 walk in
Thu, Jun 23 - Thu, Aug 25, 2016
Best Bet
2016 Concerts in the Park (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM)
Wiswall Park, Front & Low Street
The Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association presents the free 2016 Concerts in the Park Series in Wiswall Park, Thursday evenings from 6-8 pm. June 23: Big Fez & the Surfmatics;, June 30: Ballston Spa Community Band; July 7: The North & South Dakotas; July 14: The Road Kings, July 21: Crazyland Sages, July 28: Emily Teller; August 4: Annual Ice Cream Social with Union Fire Company Band; August 11: Aged in the Hills; August 18: Lucky Jukebox Brigade, August 25: Sirsy. Click on More Info for links to this year's performers.
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Fri, Jul 1, 2016
First Friday in Ballston Spa with Free Outdoor Movie (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Downtown Ballston Spa
Visit the village of Ballston Spa on the First Friday of every month, from 6-9 pm and enjoy special happenings in many of our downtown shops, restaurants and galleries. Live music, art displays and demonstrations, refreshments and featured shop promotions. July's First Friday theme is Music in the Park. The free outdoor Movie in the Park is "Minions", starting at dusk (approx. 8:45 pm) in Wiswall Park.
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Mon, Jul 18, 2016
BSBPA Board of Directors Meeting (7:00 PM)
Brookside Museum, 6 Charlton Street
The Board of Directors of the Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association holds regular monthly board meetings on the third Monday of each month (except March and December). We encourage members to attend and welcome your input.
Tue, Jul 19, 2016
BSBPA Networking Breakfast (7:30 AM - 8:30 AM)
Cole's Collision Center, 2026 Doubleday Avenue (Route 50)
The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association sponsors Networking Breakfasts on the third Tuesday mornings of each month at different locations. A great way to share and promote your business or organization with others in the community, the breakfasts are open to all. Cost is $5 with advance reservation, $10 that morning, both payable at the door. RSVP to 885-2772 or info@ballston.org
Cost: $5 with advance reservation, $10 walk in
Fri, Aug 5, 2016
First Friday in Ballston Spa with Free Outdoor Movie (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Downtown Ballston Spa
Visit the village of Ballston Spa on the First Friday of every month, from 6-9 pm and enjoy special happenings in many of our downtown shops, restaurants and galleries. Live music, art displays and demonstrations, refreshments and featured shop promotions. August's First Friday theme is Arts Fest. The free outdoor Movie in the Park is Cinderella (2015 live action version), staring at dusk (approx. 8:30 pm) in Wiswall Park.
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Mon, Aug 15, 2016
BSBPA Board of Directors Meeting (7:00 PM)
Brookside Museum, 6 Charlton Street
The Board of Directors of the Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association holds regular monthly board meetings on the third Monday of each month (except March and December). We encourage members to attend and welcome your input.
Tue, Aug 16, 2016
BSBPA Networking Breakfast (7:30 AM - 8:30 AM)
Excelsior Therapeutics, 241 Milton Avenue
The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association sponsors Networking Breakfasts on the third Tuesday mornings of each month at different locations. A great way to share and promote your business or organization with others in the community, the breakfasts are open to all. Cost is $5 with advance reservation, $10 that morning, both payable at the door. RSVP to 885-2772 or info@ballston.org
Cost: $5 with advance reservation, $10 walk in
Fri, Sep 2, 2016
First Friday in Ballston Spa (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Downtown Ballston Spa
Visit the village of Ballston Spa on the First Friday of every month, from 6-9 pm and enjoy special happenings in many of our downtown shops, restaurants and galleries. Live music, art displays and demonstrations, refreshments and featured shop promotions. September's First Friday theme is Fall Fun.
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Mon, Sep 19, 2016
BSBPA Board of Directors Meeting (7:00 PM)
Brookside Museum, 6 Charlton Street
The Board of Directors of the Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association holds regular monthly board meetings on the third Monday of each month (except March and December). We encourage members to attend and welcome your input.
Tue, Sep 20, 2016
BSBPA Networking Breakfast (7:30 AM - 8:30 AM)
Sherry Hoffman Insurance, 415 Geyser Road
The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association sponsors Networking Breakfasts on the third Tuesday mornings of each month at different locations. A great way to share and promote your business or organization with others in the community, the breakfasts are open to all. Cost is $5 with advance reservation, $10 that morning, both payable at the door. RSVP to 885-2772 or info@ballston.org
Cost: $5 with advance reservation, $10 walk in
Fri, Oct 7, 2016
First Friday in Ballston Spa (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Downtown Ballston Spa
Visit the village of Ballston Spa on the First Friday of every month, from 6-9 pm and enjoy special happenings in many of our downtown shops, restaurants and galleries. Live music, art displays and demonstrations, refreshments and featured shop promotions. October's First Friday theme is School & Community Pride.
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Sat, Oct 8, 2016
10th Annual Falling Leaves 5K (10:00 AM)
Kelley Park, Ralph Street, Ballston Spa
The 10th Annual Falling Leaves 5K Race will take place on Saturday, October 8, starting at 10 am at Kelley Park. More information will become available later.
Cost: TBA
Sun, Oct 9, 2016
"The Way We Were" Car Show (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
Front Street, Downtown Ballston Spa
The Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association and the Saratoga Automobile Museum present the 14th annual "The Way We Were" Car Show on Sunday, October 9, from 9 am-4 pm in Ballston Spa. Front Street will be blocked off from Milton Avenue past the Old Iron Springs to accommodate car exhibits and vendors. Besides the hundreds of show cars, enjoy live music, food and family activities. The car show is a judged show and several trophies will be awarded, including Best of Show, Mayor's Choice, Best Engine, Best Paint, Best Stock, Oldest Vehicle plus the top 3 in each of 13 categories. Judging begins at 9:00 am with trophies awarded at 3:30 pm. The event is free to spectators. Exhibitors can pre-register by 10/1/16 for $10.00 per car or $15.00 the day of show. Pre-registration will be available by summer. All proceeds will benefit BSBPA community activities and the Saratoga Automobile Museum. Rain date is Sunday, October 16.
Cost: Spectators are free, Car entries $10 by October 1, $15 day of show
Mon, Oct 17, 2016
BSBPA Board of Directors Meeting (7:00 PM)
Brookside Museum, 6 Charlton Street
The Board of Directors of the Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association holds regular monthly board meetings on the third Monday of each month (except March and December). We encourage members to attend and welcome your input.
Tue, Oct 18, 2016
BSBPA Networking Breakfast (7:30 AM - 8:30 AM)
Living Water Photography, 87 Milton Avenue
The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association sponsors Networking Breakfasts on the third Tuesday mornings of each month at different locations. A great way to share and promote your business or organization with others in the community, the breakfasts are open to all. Cost is $5 with advance reservation, $10 that morning, both payable at the door. RSVP to 885-2772 or info@ballston.org
Cost: $5 with advance reservation, $10 walk in
Fri, Nov 4, 2016
First Friday in Ballston Spa (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Downtown Ballston Spa
Visit the village of Ballston Spa on the First Friday of every month, from 6-9 pm and enjoy special happenings in many of our downtown shops, restaurants and galleries. Live music, art displays and demonstrations, refreshments and featured shop promotions. November's First Friday celebrates the event's 12th Anniversary!
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Tue, Nov 15, 2016
BSBPA Networking Breakfast (7:30 AM - 8:30 AM)
Trustco Bank, 235 Church Avenue (Route 50)
The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association sponsors Networking Breakfasts on the third Tuesday mornings of each month at different locations. A great way to share and promote your business or organization with others in the community, the breakfasts are open to all. Cost is $5 with advance reservation, $10 that morning, both payable at the door. RSVP to 885-2772 or info@ballston.org
Cost: $5 with advance reservation, $10 walk in
Fri, Dec 2, 2016
Ballston Spa Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting (6:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
Milton Avenue, downtown Ballston Spa
Capture the spirit of our genuine, small town holiday tradition, as the village of Ballston Spa rings in the season with this annual celebration, starting with the Ballston Holiday Parade, Friday, December 4. Enjoy holiday floats, marching groups, musicians and carolers, animals, fire trucks and more. Parade step off is at 6:30 pm sharp at old South Street School and will proceed down Milton Avenue. Santa himself officially lights the village Christmas Tree at Wiswall Park at approximately 7:45. Before and after the parade, there will be carolers and musicians on the street corners and village shops restaurants, galleries and museums will be open with music, demonstrations and displays as part of a holiday-themed First Friday, from 6-9 pm. Many local churches and organizations will be hosting special Christmas programs, dinners and craft fairs through the weekend.
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Fri, Dec 2, 2016
First Friday in Ballston Spa (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)
Downtown Ballston Spa
Visit the village of Ballston Spa on the First Friday of every month, from 6-9 pm and enjoy special happenings in many of our downtown shops, restaurants and galleries. Live music, art displays and demonstrations, refreshments and featured shop promotions. December's festive First Friday celebrates the holiday season along with the Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting.
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
Tue, Dec 20, 2016
BSBPA Networking Breakfast (7:30 AM - 8:30 AM)
TBA
The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association sponsors Networking Breakfasts on the third Tuesday mornings of each month at different locations. A great way to share and promote your business or organization with others in the community, the breakfasts are open to all. Cost is $5 with advance reservation, $10 that morning, both payable at the door. RSVP to 885-2772 or info@ballston.org
Cost: $5 with advance reservation, $10 walk in

The Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association is a group of businesses and individuals working together to make Ballston Spa a great place to work, live and visit. The association works in conjunction with Village government and other groups to enhance our community.
The people of the Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association are proud of our community and we are working very hard to make a difference in Ballston Spa.