The Ardmore Business Association is a business networking and promotional organization with the goal of improving the business environment in Ardmore, Pennsylvania. We act as advocates for the business community when dealing with the township and we work directly with the Ardmore Initiative and First Friday Main Line.
Saturday, October 24at 11:00am - 1:00pm
Ardmore Business District
Join the Ardmore Business District for our annual Halloween Spooktaclar on Saturday, October 24th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come dressed in costumes and trick or treat through the Anrdore Business Disctrict. Start at 11 a.m. at The Mud Room (11 Station Avenue) and trick or treat in all participating Ardmore Business Assciation member shops and businesses. End at Melodies Cafe (2 East Lancaster Avenue) for halloween crafts and treats and our costume contest. This is FREE to all participants.
Join us for Ardmore Business Association's Networking Event
Join us on Thursday, September 10th at 6 p.m at Local Wine and Kitchen in Ardmore for our Fall Networking Event!
Thursday, September 10, 2015
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Local Wine & Kitchen
39 Lancaster Avenue
Appetizers compliments of Local Wine & Kitchen
Complimentary Wine & Beer
This event is FREE to all Ardmore Business Association Members! $20 for non-Ardmore Business Association members. (Payment accepted at the door via check or cash)
Please RSVP by Monday, September 4th to Greg Romano or call (866) 54-ARDMORE (and leave a message).
We look forward to seeing you there!
Tuesday, August 18
8:30AM to 11:00AM
Ardmore Music Hall
23 East Lancaster Avenue
The Place to Be is Ardmore’s First B2B Trade Show!
The Ardmore Initiative and the Ardmore Business Association are excited to announce the first ever business to business trade show, happening August 18 at the Ardmore Music Hall. This trade show will be an opportunity for service providers such as marketing companies, web and design services, SEO and social media strategies and support, financial services and printers to showcase their ideas to our business community.
Come prepared to network, participate in workshops and see what products, services and deals these companies have to offer that can help grow YOUR business! Admission is FREE!
Aqua Hut - Sign up for a FREE Discover Scuba session! A $50 value, the Discover Scuba session will take place at a nearby pool and allow you to experience first-hand the thrill of breathing underwater!
Ardmore Eye Care - Free screenings for Macular Degeneration and light refreshments
Ardmore Music Hall - Raffling tickets to upcoming concerts
Ardmore Pizza - Food samples
Barbacoa - Serving curbside fresh off our smoker pulled pork and chicken sandwiches.
Bernie's Hair Salon - Sale table, refreshments and samples
Bistro 30 - beer tasting
Boutique Iris - Special sale. Buy one item at regular price and get 50% off another item of lesser value
Calliope - Sidewalk sale
Christian Science Reading Room -Sidewalk sale
Firinji - food tasting
Gerhard's Appliance -Sidewalk sale & grilling demo. Special savings on grills.
Iron Hill - Handing out Free coupons for Root beer floats, while supplies last. (Map Sponsor)
J.B. Merrick - Alliance Home Health Care
Jack Burns Architecture - Teaming up with Linwood Park
Janice Martin - Director of Francisvale Small Animal Rescue at the shop. JM will have pet portraits for fund-raising, literature, and maybe a pup or two
King's Collar - Open house
Maha Yoga - Promotion inside the studio
Main Line Coin - Boy Scouts of America & Free stamp & coin appraisals 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Main Line Precious Metals - sidewalk sale and showcasing some Jewelry, Antiques and Collectibles
Mapes - Free popcorn and sidewalk sale
McCloskey's - Drink specials
McShea's - Bruch 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and live music by Gris from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Merion Art - Hosting a watercolor workshop & sidewalk sale
Music Training Center - 10:45 a.m. - free music concert for babies and toddlers (open to families with children ages 0 - 5). 2:30 p.m. - free Karaoke signing - pop, rock and Musical Theater
Pageboy - Auctioning off a haircut & $25 blow dry with Liz
Palm Center - Information table
Partyland - Special $1 sale
Past, Present & Future - Planting out of the box with Dave Van Trieste of Albrect Nursery & Gardens. David will demonstrate creative ways to plant small house plants in unusual containers and sculptures from PP&F
Pennywise - Sidewalk sale
Philadelphia Eyeglass Labs - Games
Primo Hoagies - $1 off all hoagies
Radical Aliveness Philadelphia - Mini demonstrations throughout the day. Between 11-4 I would do one demo on the hour and they would last about 45 mins each. So one at 11am until 11;45. Then one at 12 until 12:45 etc. and last one at 4pm
Republic Bank - Hosting Ardmore Food Pantry
Salon 31 - Handing out samples
Shihadeh- Open House with guided tours of our Antique Prayer Rug Collection on the hour.
Silver & Silver - Host a nonprofit & sidewalk information (Palm Center?)
Spy Shop - Sidewalk Sale
Suburban Office Equipment - Half price shredding and sidewalk sale
Taste of Olive - Food demos and olive oil and balsamic tastings
Tasting Room - Free food tasting all day
Text Breakers- Interactive trivia game
The Mud Room - Hosting the Center for Creative Works
Trillium - Floral arranging demo from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Viking Bakery - Sidewalk Sale
Viva Video - 2 for 1 rentals and 2 for 1 DVD specials
Wellness Quest - Chair massages
Fire Truck - Next to Pennywise - 11 am - 12:30 pm
Text Breakers - Schaufalle Plaza - 11 am - 4 pm
Face painter - Rittenhouse & Lancaster 11 am - 4 pm
Face painter - Former PSC 11 am - 4pm
Balloon Artist - Gerhard's Appliance 12 pm - 3 pm
Juggler - 12 pm - 3 pm
Reba - 12 pm - 3 pm
Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor
Thank you to our Map Sponsors
Main Line Coin
It Is That Time of the Year.
Main Line Today's Best of the Main Line Ballot is now open for the entire month of February.
Please visit the below link to vote for your favorites and the best of the best.
Have you renewed your Ardmore Business Association Membership?
It's not too late! Due are due no later than February 28th! Send your $150 check to Ardmore Business Association, P.O. Box 624, Ardmore, PA 19003. Or, online via PayPal at ArdmoreShops.com
We look forward to seeing you there!
You're invited to the Ardmore Business Association's Annual Meeting
Please join us for a breakfast in celebration of the Ardmore Business Community and the Ardmore Business Association's over 50 years of service.
New Lower Merion Township Manager
Thursday, November 13, 2014, From 8am to 10am
Ardmore Music Hall, 23 East Lancaster Avenue, Ardmore
Breakfast provided by Melodies Cafe
RSVP to Lisa Burns by November 18th to reserve your spot!
Two complimentary tickets to ABA Members
$15 per person for non ABA Members
(Join the ABA at the event and your tickets will be free!)
2014 Halloween Spooktacular
This years Annual Halloween Spooktacular was a huge success! Checkout some of the photos below: