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September First Friday Re-Cap

September’s First Friday brought out visitors and scavenger hunters, celebrating this year’s final Movie in the Park, Mary Poppins Returns.  Adults and children alike visited our participating businesses and local shop owners to enjoy all the special happenings around the Village and hunt for a Mary Poppins Returns character hidden in each business.  Their reward… Read more »


Local Artisans Wanted!

The Saratoga County Historical Society at Brookside Museum is seeking local artisans for the annual Artisan’s Market. This is a juried, month long market, for local vendors of hand-made goods. Vendors set-up their displays and Brookside handles all sales and taxes. The Market is open the public from Saturday November 30 through December 23 during… Read more »


Ribbon Cutting at Inspire Hair Studio

Celebrating a welcoming ribbon cutting at Inspire Hair Studio. With very strong roots and being raised in Ballston Spa, owner Dana Flinton is excited to bring the salon back home and get involved in our charming community.  Now open at 207 Milton Avenue, the salon has a new look but also that Ballston Spa historic… Read more »


September 2019 Newsletter

The summer may be coming to a close, but don’t despair!  September is typically the nicest time of year here in upstate New York.  Dryer, comfortable days and cool nights, the hint of fall colors in the trees.  It’s the perfect time to still enjoy outdoor activities without breaking a sweat!  In this issue: The… Read more »


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 »


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 »


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 »