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July 2017 Newsletter

Summer is in full swing here in our Village of Friends!   We hear a lot from visitors about how wonderful Ballston Spa is, and one hears of people who have moved here because the village has what they are looking for–that sense of connection and community.  Which is why columnist Chris Churchill’s recent article… Read more »


July Networking Breakfast

July’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, July 18, 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Saratoga Community Federal Credit Union, 433 Broadway, Suite 204, in Saratoga Springs. Serving those who live, work, worship or attend school in Saratoga County, Saratoga Community Federal Credit Union lives by the philosophy of “people helping people” and is committed to making a meaningful… Read more »


June 2017 Newsletter

June is here, in all its glory.  And with it comes the start of another eventful summer season in Ballston Spa.  In this issue, find out about new and returning vendors for the 2017 Ballston Spa Farmers’ Market, the performers for the Summer Concerts in the Park, the slate of family friendly outdoor movies, plus other… Read more »


2017 Property Beautification Award Nominations Sought

The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association is requesting nominations for its 2017 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 »


Downtown Directory Board Signs –Limited Availability

The BSBPA offers this great outdoor advertising opportunity to its members. Directory Board Signs: Contacts: Steve Springer (sspringer@atlanticbritish.com) or Ellen Mottola (info@ballston.org) Closing date: June 16, 2017 We are reminding BSBPA members about the opportunity to advertise your downtown village business on the directory boards. These boards are located in prime areas as indicated above. Space… Read more »


Trash Can Panel Advertising Available

The BSBPA offers this great outdoor advertising opportunity to its members. Trash Can Panels: Contacts: Stacy Simmons (stacy@ballston.org) or Ellen Mottola (info@ballston.org) Closing dates: June 16, 2017 The BSBPA, along with the Village of Ballston Spa, will be purchasing another 2 additional 60-gallon plastic trash receptacles to replace old and failing wood units in the business… Read more »


BSBPA Mixer at High Rock Distillery

The BSBPA is excited to be hosting an evening mixer on Wednesday, June 14, from 5:30-7:30 pm, at High Rock Distillery, 1321 Saratoga Road (Route 50 just south of the village).   Owners Peter Hatalyk Jr and Jake Hewson craft small batch spirits, including bourbons, vodka and gin at the distillery, using locally sourced ingredients. As well as… Read more »


Ribbon Cutting at CMK & Associates Real Estate

On May 5, 2017, the BSBPA and Chamber of Southern Saratoga County officially welcomed CMK & Associates Real Estate to their newest office at 108 Milton Avenue. The Ballston Spa office is the 6th office in the Capital Region for CMK & Associates.  They are happy to join the Ballston Spa community and love locally… Read more »


May First Friday–Ribbon Cutting, Student Artwork and Tasty Treats

May’s First Friday saw a celebration of student artists with displays in several venues throughout downtown.  We also officially welcomed CMK & Associates Real Estate to the village with a ribbon cutting, joined by the Chamber of Southern Saratoga County. ” ngg_triggers_display=”never” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]


May 2017 Newsletter

We’ve gotten a tease of the warm weather ahead, so read up on the upcoming summer season in Ballston Spa.  Concerts, outdoor movies, farmers’ markets, summer First Fridays–there’s something for everyone!  Also find out how you can support these free family-friendly events through your sponsorship.  Plus Association and Member news, May events and more. (Note:… Read more »


June Networking Breakfast

June’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, June 20, 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by the Ballston Area Seniors at the Milton Community Center, 310 Northline Road in Ballston Spa.  A vital part of our community, the Ballston Area Seniors advocate and organize activities for senior citizens. Please join us and get to know the members of this busy group!… Read more »


April First Friday “Pick A Reading Partner” Photos

April’s First Friday brought out families to visit many of our downtown businesses and enjoy listening to readers, as we celebrated “Pick A Reading Partner Night” with Ballston Spa elementary schools.  Thank you to all our “mystery readers” who volunteered their time and to all the venues who hosted them! ” ngg_triggers_display=”never” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]