It’s August, and while we are certainly in the midst of all the usual mid-summer activities, we are already looking forward to Fall and one of our biggest events, the 16th Annual “The Way We Were” Car Show. Taking place on Sunday, October 7, the Car Show is our big fundraiser for the year. It… Read more »
It’s the “Passing of the Coffee Pot”, as longtime Coffee Planet owner Cliff Baum turns over the reins to Kim Tribley. Please join us as we celebrate Cliff’s contributions to our business community and welcome Kim by getting her off to a rousing start! About Coffee Planet: Located in the heart of the Village… Read more »
Ashley Tyler, owner of Jumper Bean Daycare, is opening a second location, Jumper Bean Preschool, this September at 441 Geyser Road in Ballston Spa. Join us for a ribbon cutting on Saturday, July 21 at 11 am and get an early look at the new facility! About Jumper Bean: Jumper Bean Preschool is a… Read more »
It’s July, and the heat is on! We hope you are staying cool, and enjoying the simple things that make life in our small town so worth living. From Adopt a Plot volunteers to the farmers’ market’s fresh summer produce, tasty baked goods and unique artisan crafts, to outdoor events for the entire community, to… Read more »
The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association is requesting nominations for its 2018 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 again… Read more »
June is the official start of the summer season, and that means Ballstonians are taking it outside–whether dining al fresco, taking part in recreational activities or just enjoying the beautiful weather we’ve earned after the past winter! This month, we roll out three of our most popular events: The Ballston Spa Farmers’ Market, Movies in… Read more »
On Saturday, June 2, the BSBPA helped to celebrate A Bead Just So’s 5th Anniversary! A Bead Just So is a full service bead store offering make your own jewelry, beading classes, handcrafted jewelry,ladies’ nights out, and jewelry repair. With her years of beading experience, owner Kate Fryer, is able to assist her clients in… Read more »
We’re on the countdown to the start of the summer season and here in Ballston Spa, things will be hopping. Read about all the great family activities, from outdoor concerts and movies to farmers markets. There’s information on some great networking mixer dates, a new board member to introduce and great events going on around… Read more »
We’re bringing our big scissor and ribbon to help Jessica Shambo celebrate her fabulous new space at 22 Washington Street! Come at 4 pm for the ribbon cutting ceremony and stay for the fun!
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 »
The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association 2017 Annual Report, as presented at the Association’s Annual Meeting, March 19, 2018.
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 »