BSBPA News

December Networking Breakfast

  December’s Networking breakfast is Tuesday, December 3, 7:30-8:30 am,  hosted by Saha Yoga, 12 Washington Street in Ballston Spa. Saha is a Sanskrit word that means coming together, interdependence, cooperation. The word speaks directly to the Saha vision of building a yoga community that thrives on connecting with each other, while on an individual… Read more »


Small Business Saturday-November 30, 2019

The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association is once again creating a social media campaign for our member businesses, as part of the nationwide Small Business Saturday promotion, sponsored by American Express.  Small Business Saturday encourages consumers to “shop small”, which supports independent small businesses as well as local economies and communities.  The year’s Small… Read more »


BSBPA Holiday Mixer

  Join us for a festive evening! You are cordially invited to the Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association’s Holiday Mixer Monday, December 16 at The Brickyard Tavern, 70 Milton Avenue in Ballston Spa 5:30 pm Light hot and cold buffet 7:00 pm- Fabulous door prizes and 50/50 raffle $25 per person Pre-pay/pre-registration below or… Read more »


November 2019 Newsletter

November is the traditional start to what we think of as the “holiday” season–with Thanksgiving being the kick off at the end of the month.  Between now and then, plans are moving along on The Ballston Spa Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting on December 6, known far and wide as a quintessential slice of hometown… Read more »


2019 Ballston Spa Property Beautification Awards

The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association, in partnership with Curtis Lumber, honored business owners and residents whose renovation, restoration, and beautification efforts have enhanced the Ballston Spa community over the past year.  The winners were chosen from nominations submitted by others in the community.  At a reception on October 22 at Curtis Lumber, each… Read more »


Ballston Spa Holiday Parade Sponsorship

Every holiday season for over 30 years, the Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association has presented the Ballston Spa Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting in the village. Taking place the first Friday evening in December, the parade, tree lighting and downtown activities draw hundreds of spectators from all over the area.  Last year’s parade included… Read more »


Ribbon Cutting at Amazing Finds Boutique

Please join us to celebrate a year in business for Amazing Finds Boutique.  Owner Christine Jamison is proud to be among all the other awesome business owners here who make her feel so welcome and thanks everyone who has made this an “Amazing” year. She looks forward to many more years here in Ballston Spa. … Read more »


November Networking Breakfast

November’s Networking breakfast is Tuesday, November 5, 7:30-8:30 am,  hosted by Nomad Coffee & Crepes, 80 Milton Avenue. In its relatively short time on the village’s main drag of Milton Avenue, Nomad Coffee & Crepes, the fabulously vintage “pocket” café and bar has become a bit of a local legend.  Started by young entrepreneur Nick… Read more »


Ribbon Cutting at McDonald’s of Ballston Spa

  Join us as we celebrate the grand re-opening of McDonald’s of Ballston Spa, 201 Church Street (Route 50) on Monday, October 21 at 10 am.  The entire restaurant was rebuilt from the bottom up and is state of the art–but with that same B Spa McDonald’s friendliness you’ve come to know.  Come check it… Read more »


Ballston Spa Holiday Parade

  The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association’s annual Ballston Spa Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting takes place, Friday, December 6.  The step off time is 6:30 pm, proceeding on Milton Avenue and ending in Wiswall Park on Front Street with Santa lighting the Christmas tree.  The parade has become a hometown-style holiday tradition, with… Read more »


Ribbon Cutting at Dapper & Dames Hair Studio

With over 15 years of salon ownership experience, Carole A Levine is proud to re-open her Dapper & Dames Hair Studio in Ballston Spa where her family roots are.  Carole specializes in unique hair cuts to fit your own personal unique needs, as well as in all phases of coloring perms and special event styling. … Read more »


October 2019 Newsletter

Feel that bit of coolness in the air?  It’s autumn in upstate New York, and here in Ballston Spa, that means falling leaves, pumpkins and mums on the porch and cars—lots and lots of fabulous cars!  The 17th Annual “The Way We Were” Car Show is one the biggest events of the year, with all… Read more »