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BSBPA Hosts Car Show in Ballston Spa
October 7, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
BALLSTON SPA — The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association will host the 16th Annual “The Way We Were” Car Show from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 7 on Front Street.
The rain date for the event is the following Sunday, October 14.
Front Street in the village will be blocked off from Milton Avenue past the Old Iron Spring to accommodate car exhibits and vendors.
In addition to the classic and specialty cars on display, there will be live music by Betsy & The ByeGons, a Kids’ Zone with bounce house and children’s activities, plus car related and other vendors.
Food will be available throughout the show route from several restaurant, food truck and community organization vendors, including The Brickyard, MeMe’s Snack Shack, Spike’s Sauce, Ballston Spa Rotary and Ballston Spa Lions Club, among others.
Brookside Museum will hold demos from local EMS on its lawn. The museum’s exhibits will be open to visitors.
There will also be trophies for top scores in each of the following categories: Classic 31 & Older, Classic 32-41, Classic 46-54, Classic 55-60, Classic 61-74, Classic 75-92, Modern 93+, Street Rods & Customs (Pre and Post War), Modified, Trucks (Stock and Modified), Corvettes, Tuner Cars, Import Stock, Muscle Cars (Classic, Transitional and Modern) and Mustangs.
Judging begins at 9 a.m. with trophies awarded at 3 p.m.
Car exhibitors can pre-register by Sept. 30 for $15 or on the day of show for $20. There is no cost to spectators.
All proceeds will benefit the community activities and efforts of the BSBPA.
Dash plaques will be given to the first 400 cars registered and the first 200 cars registered will receive goodie bags.
Visit www.ballston.org for a link to online pre-registration, printable registration form, and for general information. For more information, you can also email [email protected], [email protected] or call 518-885-2772.
The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association was founded in 1983 with the mission of promoting Ballston Spa as a great place to visit, do business and live.