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Small Business Saturday-November 27

The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association (BSBPA) is once again promoting our member businesses who are participating in Small Business Saturday (SBS), a marketing campaign sponsored by American Express. SBS encourages consumers to “shop small”, which supports independent small businesses as well as local economies and communities. This year, Small Business Saturday is on… Read more »


October Networking Breakfast

The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association is sponsoring a Networking Breakfast on Tuesday, October 5 from 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Gateway House of Peace, 479 Rowland Street in Ballston Spa. Gateway House of Peace is a charitable organization dedicated to providing a safe, comfortable and caring home free of charge for terminally ill patients… Read more »


September 2021 Newsletter

Summer days are winding down.  It has been great to get out and enjoy concerts, movies, farmers’ markets.  But just because the days are shortening and the air is getting cooler doesn’t mean there is a lack of things to do!  We are gearing up for one of our biggest events of the year, the… Read more »


August 2021 Newsletter

We’re wringing ourselves out after an unusually soggy July, but our spirits haven’t dampened as there is still a lot of summer left to enjoy! In this issue:  Rae Whitehead introduces us to some of the youngest entrepreneurs to be found at the Ballston Spa Farmers’ Market.  Speaking of the market–Saturday morning’s market will be… Read more »


2021 “The Way We Were” Car Show Vendor Information

  “The Way We Were” Car Show Vendor Information   The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association (BSBPA) is pleased to present the 19th Annual “The Way We Were” Car Show on Sunday, October 10, 2021 on Front Street in historic Ballston Spa. This is an excellent opportunity to showcase your business, your products and/or… Read more »


July 2021 Newsletter

We hope you’ve been able to get back out and enjoy summer once again–what a difference a year makes!  In this issue, find out about the activities that make summer in Ballston Spa so enjoyable, from concerts, to outdoor movies, farmers’ markets and more. Read about a fascinating local woman who’s life story is being… Read more »


Help Wanted in Ballston Spa

Businesses of all kinds are currently finding the hiring process difficult.  To help facilitate both our business members and those who are looking for employment, the BSBPA is offering our BSBPA Member News and Deals Facebook Group to BSBPA businesses to post their help wanted notices.  You are encouraged to post directly to the page,… Read more »


June 2021 Newsletter

Are you ready for the summer?  What a wonderful feeling to walk around town, seeing people out and about, shopping, dining, visiting the farmers’ market, listening to musicians on a soft summer evening, watching movies under the stars.  Ballston Spa summer fun is back and we’re ready to celebrate.  Starting this month, the farmers’ market… Read more »


Ribbon Cutting at Saratoga’s Community Federal Credit Union

On Saturday, June 5, we celebrated grand opening of Saratoga’s Community Federal Credit Union’s new Ballston Spa branch at 444 Geyser Road. Saratoga’s Community Credit Union opens a new branch in Ballston Spa with a focus on helping the community with their mortgage needs as the credit union introduces Saratoga Mortgage, a service of Saratoga’s… Read more »


May 2021 Newsletter

The Village of Ballston Spa will once again hum with life this summer, a summer that will look more like those we remember before 2020 and COVID-19 curtailed much of the social interaction and public activities we were used to. And while gatherings will continue to follow the prevailing New York State guidelines, as vaccinations… Read more »


April 2021 Newsletter

April is a time for rebirth and renewal, and it’s starting to feel like that for us here at the BSBPA.  Our new board President, Sandy Hassfurter, starts off this month’s newsletter.  While she is new to the role of president, she is not new to the executive board, having been a Vice President for… Read more »