BSBPA News

May Networking Breakfast

May’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, May 1, 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Sherry Hoffman Insurance, 415 Gesyer Road in Ballston Spa. As a State Farm Insurance agent, Sherry Hoffman, and her staff, make it their mission to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize their dreams. The company has… Read more »


Joint Spring Mixer with Chamber of Southern Saratoga County

The Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association (BSBPA) and The Chamber of Southern Saratoga County are holding a joint Networking Mixer, Wednesday. May 23, from 5:30-7:30 pm at Dunning Street Station, 2853 Route 9 in Malta.  The Station’s cool, silver, Art Deco diner houses a great, casual bar and grill, serving imaginative pub style fare and… Read more »


April 2018 BSBPA Newsletter

April not only begins the BSBPA’s fiscal year for 2018, it also kicks off the Association’s 35th year of service!  It’s amazing to think about all the people who came before us who nurtured and grew the organization, making it into what it is today.  And through the entirety of its 35 years, the vision… Read more »


2018 Concerts in the Park Series

The Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association is proud to once again present its free Concerts in the Park series at Wiswall Park, Front Street in the village of Ballston Spa.  For 2018, the concert series continues to offer a diverse line-up of musicians, including local favorites and new performers. The concerts run for 10… Read more »


BSBPA 2017 Annual Report

The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association 2017 Annual Report, as presented at the Association’s Annual Meeting, March 19, 2018.


April Networking Breakfast

April’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, April 3, 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by The Candle Collective, 20 Prospect Street, Suite 214 in Ballston Spa. The Candle Collective was born from a passion to create, whether it be something complex or on the simplest scale. Candle making can be creative, fun and therapeutic.  Customers can create their own… Read more »


March 2018 BSBPA Newsletter

It’s that time of year when we start to turn the corner, weather-wise, and spring is more than just a rumor!  For the BSBPA, March is when we wrap up our fiscal year and start fresh, looking forward to all our 2018 plans at our Annual Meeting.  It’s something that happens every year, but this… Read more »


March Networking Breakfast

March’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, March 6, 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Wellspring at 480 Broadway in Saratoga Springs. Wellspring’s mission is to support survivors and engage the community to end relationship and sexual abuse. Each year, Wellspring’s crisis intervention and survivor services support more than 1,000 clients—providing safe housing to adults and children either fleeing or homeless because… Read more »


Community Art Project: Ballston Spa Birdhouse Competition

    The Village of Ballston Spa is hosting it’s First Annual Birdhouse Competition. This is a great opportunity for everyone to be creative for this fun, community oriented event. It’s open to everyone, so all you crafters, woodworkers, painters, sculptors, hobbyists and wannabes of all ages, download the entry form and rules and get… Read more »


February 2018 BSBPA Newsletter

It’s February in upstate New York,  the heart of our cold, winter season. What better way to warm up, than to “stroll for chocolate”?!  The 5th Annual Chocolate Fest takes place on Friday, February 2, and anticipation is high for some tasty samplings.  See this issue for “sweet spot” locations, along with other First Friday… Read more »


Ballston Spa Business District Retail Business & Restaurant Survey

The Village of Ballston Spa’s business district continues to evolve.  There has been a renewed interest in the village as a destination and as a focus of re-development. Because the village’s retail businesses and restaurants have been key to attracting both visitors and residents, the BSBPA is interested in the views “on the street”.  In… Read more »