BSBPA News

Ribbon Cutting at The Medbery Day Spa

  We were pleased to celebrate the grand re-opening of The Medbery Day Spa on Friday, September 6, with new owners Jamie and Jessica Fronk and their staff. Attendees enjoyed live music, food, drinks, free chair massages and fabulous gift bags!     The all new Medbery Day Spa is located inside the historic Medbery… Read more »


September Networking Breakfast

  September’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, September 3, hosted by Milton Pack & Ship, 15 Trieble Avenue (in the Hannaford shopping plaza). Milton Pack & Ship is the go-to resource for packing, shipping, printing and business service needs of the residents and businesses of Ballston Spa. In addition to packing and shipping “almost anything to almost… Read more »


August 2019 Newsletter

It’s the height of summer, and while there are plenty of great activities to enjoy (free concerts, a traditional ice cream social, outdoor movie, farmers’ market), we are already thinking ahead to our big fall event, the 17th Annual “The Way We Were” Car Show.  In this month’s issue find out more about this year’s… 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 »


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 »


Ribbon Cutting at Ribbon Cafe

                    A beautiful morning to bring the big scissors and ribbon to Ribbon Cafe on Prospect Street in Ballston Spa. We had to pull Kevin out of the kitchen to do the honors (with Christine next to him). There was a restaurant full of patrons eagerly… Read more »