Ballston Spa Community News

5th Annual Wing Off

The 5th Annual Wing Off presented by Bailey’s Saratoga and Discover Saratoga returns this fall! This fun, family-friendly event will take place on Saturday, October 1, 2022. Event goers will have the opportunity to visit participating restaurants, try $2 wings and vote for their favorite! All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. A list of… Read more »


News from the Ballston Spa House and Garden Club

The Ballston Spa House and Garden Club is always looking for new members! Attend September’s Business Meeting.  Thursday, September 8th, 5:30-7:30pm, Brookside Museum. 6 Charlton St, Ballston Spa Program: Ikebana, the Japanese Art of Flower Arrangements, led by Club Member Cathy Hackert.  Ikebana, a practice that translates into “making flowers com alive,” is the centuries… Read more »


Friends of the Ballston Spa Public Library

The Friends of the Ballston Spa Public Library will present a program entitled “Explore Foraging”  Date: Saturday Sept. 24 Time: 10 a.m. to 11:30 Location: Community Room of the Ballston Spa Public Library. Cost: Free Presenter: Anne Best, master gardener, horticulturalist, Ballston Spa woman-owned businessperson for more than a decade.


Upcoming Events at the Saratoga County History Center

There are many fun events coming up at the Saratoga County History Center!    Miller’s Backyard BBQ Dinner at the Saratoga County History Center  The Saratoga County History Center will hold a drive-thru serving Miller’s Backyard BBQ Chicken and Pulled Pork dinners to go on Friday, September 16 from 3pm to 6pm at Brookside Museum,… Read more »


September News from the Ballston Spa Rotary Club

The Summer is coming to an end and the nice, cool Fall season will be here soon. We participated in the Village’s (much needed) Family Fun Day which was a great success and was well attended. The Rotary provided popcorn for the families and kids and were glad to see all the happy faces. Can’t… Read more »


September news from Community Emergency Corps

The Community Emergency Corps is excited in moving forward with our new building proposal located in Milton Town Center!   There is a public hearing scheduled for Wednesday September 14th at 7PM. We are happy to answer any questions by phone or in person at our current office during normal business hours. Our phone number… Read more »


Family Fun Day 2022

Front Street in Ballston Spa was alive with laughter and sounds of delight on Sunday, August 21st. Ballston Spa’s Family Fun Day made a triumphant return to the village after being dormant for years. Lead by Mark Blech and Gina Marozzi, the Village Events Committee and countless other volunteers worked endlessly for weeks to pull… Read more »