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Ballston Spa 2018 Christmas Community Art Project

Merry Christmas, Ballston Spa! Local artist Mark Belch, the creator of last year’s Christmas tree ornament project and this year’s birdhouse competition has plans in the works for the 2018 Christmas season with another free community art project. The plan is to expand on last year’s very successful project, which had children and adults paint… Read more »


Movie in the Park “Coco” Rescheduled!

The Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association will be screening the family film “Coco” on Friday, September 7, outdoors in Wiswall Park at approximately 8 pm, as part of September’s First Friday activities. The film, originally scheduled to be shown on August 3, with a rain date of August 4, was postponed on both days,… Read more »


Ribbon Cutting at Prolific Marketing

Prolific Marketing has moved to a new, larger space (27 Kent Street, Suite 107 B) and the Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association, along with The Chamber of Southern Saratoga County, will be helping Dan Barner and his crew celebrate their new digs on Thursday, August 16 at 6;30 pm.  Enjoy refreshments, meet the team, and learn… Read more »


August 2018 Newsletter

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 »


Rebuilding Together Saratoga County Seeks Volunteers for Showcase of Homes

Rebuilding Together, Saratoga County is looking for volunteers for the 2018 Showcase of Homes event. Now in its 23rd year, the Saratoga Showcase of Homes is produced by the Saratoga Builders Association, a non-profit, specialized professional trade organization representing our local building industry. The Saratoga Builders Association is committed to the continued growth, prosperity and quality… Read more »


The People and Places of July’s First Friday

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Ribbon Cutting at Coffee Planet

  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 »


Ballston Spa Artist Creates Art Installation for Tedisco Trail

  Noted Ballston Spa artist and BSBPA member Mark Blech was awarded a $2,500 Artist Grant from Saratoga Arts to create and install an original cast concrete sculpture, “Homeostasis,” on the Tedisco Nature Trail in Ballston Spa on July 9. In a unique twist, the sculpture is a work in progress, designed to interact with… Read more »


Ribbon Cutting at Jumper Bean Preschool

  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 »


July 2018 BSBPA Newsletter

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 »


2018 Ballston Spa Property Beautification Award Nominations

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 2018 BSBPA Newsletter

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 »