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Village of Ballston Spa Economic Development Survey

The Village of Ballston Spa has begun the NextWave Communities Program in collaboration with the Saratoga County Prosperity Partnership (SCPP), the county’s economic development leader. The NextWave Communities Program is an initiative to provide individual towns, cities, and villages a specific and bespoke economic development plan. Information gathered in this survey will help the SCPP… Read more »


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 »


Save Brookside

The Saratoga County Historical Society/Brookside Museum has begun a campaign to reorganize and prevent the potential closure of the museum. Two local organizations have agreed to provide initial partial funding to keep Brookside’s doors open during this period of change. Local history, group the Saratoga County Area History Roundtable, has also begun a joint fundraising… 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 »


Birdhouse & Banner Flash Sale

There will be a flash sale of this year’s birdhouses and banners on Friday, November 1, noon to 7 pm and Saturday, November 2, 10 am to 3 pm at the Ballston Spa Public Library, 21 Milton Avenue.  Sale will be in the library parking lot or in the community room, in event of rain. … 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 »