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17th Annual "The Way We Were" Car Show

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Cost: FREE for Spectators | $15 Car Registration before 9/30/19 | $20 Car Registration Day of Show
Phone:(518) 885-2772

The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association (BSBPA) is pleased to present the 17th Annual “The Way We Were” Car Show.

We invite the public to come stroll our historic village, check out the hundreds of cars and trucks on display, and enjoy the live music, vendors and downtown businesses. It’s a great day for the whole family.

Front Street will be blocked off from Milton Avenue past the Old Iron Springs to accommodate car exhibits and vendors. In addition to food and merchandise vendors, the show will again feature a “Kids Zone”, located by the Old Iron Springs, which will feature free children’s activities.

The car show is a judged show and several trophies will be awarded, including Best of Show, Mayor’s Choice, Best Engine, Best Paint, Best Stock, Oldest Vehicle plus the top 3 in specified categories. Judging begins at 9 am with trophies awarded at 3:30 pm.

The event is free to spectators. Exhibitors can pre-register by September 30, 2019 for $15 per car or $20 the day of show. All proceeds will benefit BSBPA community activities. Dash plaques will be given to the first 400 cars registered and the first 200 cars registered will receive car show souvenirs. Pre-registration can be completed online at A printable, mail in registration form will also be available on the website.

The rain date will be October 20.

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