BSBPA News

2019 “The Way We Were” Car Show Sponsorship

  The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association is pleased to present the 17th Annual “The Way We Were” Car Show on Sunday, October 13, 2019 on Front Street in historic Ballston Spa. All proceeds will benefit the many community events and efforts of the BSBPA.  Our rain date for this event will be Sunday,… Read more »


2019 “The Way We Were” Car Show Participant Instructions

  The 17th Annual “The Way We Were” Car Show will be held Sunday, October 13, 2019 in Ballston Spa, New York.  Our rain date for this event will be October 20, 2018.  Each year, we’ve had over 400-500 cars and thousands of spectators. We are again offering a non-judged category for people who want… Read more »


July 2019 Newsletter

Read up on lots of family friendly local events, plus member and Association news.  Get out there and experience the joys of summer in a small town!  


2019 Ballston Spa Property Beautification Award Nominations

  The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association is requesting nominations for its 2019 Property Beautification Awards in Ballston Spa. The awards are given in recognition of the restoration, renovation, new build, and beautification efforts by homeowners and businesses, which have enhanced the Ballston Spa area within the past 2 years.  This year’s awards will… Read more »


Ballston Spa’s Village Wide Garage Sale Weekend-2019

Ballston Spa’s Village Wide Garage Sale Weekend is June 8-9, 2019. This is not an organized event, but rather the traditional weekend for residents and organizations to hold yard and rummage sales in the Ballston Spa area. Below is a printable list of garage sale locations compiled from submissions we received by May 31.  Please… Read more »


June 2019 Newsletter

Get ready for Summer fun as June gets underway.  Whether it’s the farmers’ market, events like movies and concerts, or just enjoying the warm days and evenings strolling the village, shopping and dining, we hope to see you out and about in B Spa! Also in this issue, find out how offering a discount to… Read more »


2019 BSBPA Scholarship Winner

  At the May 20 BSBPA Board meeting, we were pleased to recognize this year’s BSBPA Scholarship recipient, Grace O’Connor. The $500 scholarship is awarded each year to a graduating Ballston Spa High School student who “has demonstrated professionalism in his/her place of employment and responsibility in their school community.” Grace works at Coffee Planet… Read more »


2nd Annual Ballston Spa Birdhouse Competition Winners

The 2nd Annual Ballston Spa Birdhouse Competition was held on Saturday, May 4. Over 250 birdhouses were created and decorated by children and adults along with colorful hand-painted banners with “Hope/Peace” birds.   All are on display throughout the village’s downtown and along the Tedisco Walking Trail, through the summer months.   Category winners of “The Mayor’s Choice… Read more »


Trash Can Panels

The BSBPA and the Village of Ballston Spa have been purchasing 60-gallon plastic trash receptacles to replace old and failing wood units in the business district. This style receptacle is used in many stadiums, airports, universities and small towns and we have used them for several years with great success. As you can see by… Read more »


May 2019 Newsletter

“Spring has sprung. The bird is on the wing.”  Indeed, here in Ballston Spa, the latter is definitely in evidence, with the downtown decorated with birdhouses and banners as part of the 2nd Annual Ballston Spa Birdhouse Competition.  Find out more information about the May 4 celebration is this issue, plus the roll out for… Read more »