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2021 Ballston Spa Beautification Award Winners

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. Each award recipient was given a framed certificate along with… Read more »


BSBPA Marketing: Zoom Presentation by Nexstar Digital

On Tuesday, October 19, Nexstar Digital, affiliated locally with News 10 ABC and Fox 23, held a Zoom presentation for BSBPA business members to outline digital marketing opportunities.  For those who were unable to attend the presentation, it is available to watch HERE. Additionally, the slide presentation is available below and includes links to sample… Read more »


October 2021 Newsletter

And just like that, it is October!  And that means it’s Car Show time!  BSBPA volunteers have been working hard to bring the 19th Annual “The Way We Were” Car Show back to downtown Ballston Spa this October 10th.  After going virtual last year, it’ll be great to be “Together Again” in person.   As always,… Read more »


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 »