BSBPA News

Ribbon Cutting for Avon Products/Team Best–New Location!

Ribbon Cutting-New Location! Join us for a ribbon cutting on March 3 at 5:30 pm to mark the grand re-opening of Avon Products/Team Best’s new, larger location at 102 Milton Avenue. Darryl & Sherry Best and Heather Collymore, Avon Bronze Executive Leaders, specialize in selling Avon products, including make up and skin care, fragrances, clothing… Read more »


2017 Chocolate Fest–How Sweet It Was!

Hundreds came out on a chilly February evening to stroll the village and sample a delicious assortment of chocolate specialties offered by chocolate chefs, ranging from sweet to savory to beverages.  Visitors also enjoyed art shows, special sales and music on the First Friday. The competition for our taste buds was fierce!  Here are our… Read more »


February 2017 Newsletter

Plan your Chocolate Fest stroll with our list of locations, information about our 2017 Map Guides and upcoming Annual Meeting & Community Mixer in March.  Plus member news, and some winter activities around town.   


2017 BSBPA Annual Meeting & Community Mixer

The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association will be hosting its 2017 Annual Meeting and Community Mixer on Monday, March 20 at Next Door Kitchen & Bar, 51 Front Street. The evening will begin with a social hour at 6 pm, including a cash bar and an array of Next Door’s tempting hot and cold… Read more »


2017 Ballston Spa Map Guide & Visitors Guide-Get on the Map!

One of our greatest marketing tools, not only for the tourist season, but throughout the year for new and current residents in the area, is the Ballston Spa Map Guide, which has proven to be successful attracting visitors to our village and to advertising businesses. This is an ideal opportunity for new and returning members… Read more »


2017 Chocolate Fest Application

Prospective chocolate chefs for the 2017 Chocolate Fest, please read the entry information, and print, fill out and return the application, along with your $15 application fee to BSBPA/2017 Chocolate Fest, PO Box 386, Ballston Spa, NY 12020.  Any questions, please contact the First Friday committee: firstfridays@ballston.org.


“Meet the BSBPA Board” Night

Meet the BSBPA Board! We are inviting BSBPA members to come to the BSBPA board meeting, Monday, January 16 at 6:30 pm at the Ballston Area Community Center to “Meet the Board”.  We’d like you to get to know us better and find out more about what goes into making the BSBPA work for everyone…. Read more »


January 2017 Newsletter

This month, read more about the 2017 Chocolate Fest, coming up in February, plus how to get more from your ballston.org website listing, a wrap up of holiday events and “Meet the BSBPA Board” Night on January 16.


February 21 Networking Breakfast

The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association will be sponsoring a Networking Breakfast on Tuesday, February 21, from 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Firefly Landing and Co.  Sisters Nicole Hayner, Joelle West and Molly Hayner provide an all inclusive experience for event planning and execution, including prep, catering, photography, in collaboration with Miss Molly’s Bake Shop… Read more »


2016 Holiday Weekend–Parade and Breakfast With Santa

The BSBPA’s 2016 Holiday Parade was the largest ever–with 46 floats/vehicles, 15 marching groups and 10 fire/EMS companies from all over Saratoga County–and an amazing spectator turnout!  We would once again like to thank our generous parade sponsors:  Name Bubbles LLC, Ballston Spa National Bank, Ballston Spa Veterinary Clinic, Liberty Tax Service of Ballston Spa,… Read more »


January 17 Networking Breakfast

The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association will be sponsoring a Networking Breakfast on Tuesday, January 17, from 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Ye Olde Wishin’ Shoppe, 19 Low Street (side entrance). Just about the coolest shop in town, Ye Olde Wishin’ Shoppe (YOWS) is a vintage boutique specializing in mens & womens vintage clothing, jewelry,… Read more »