Main Street Stillwater, Minnesota, and the historic downtown side streets, have it all! More than 50 unique independent owner-operated stores, fashion forward clothing boutiques, salons, art galleries, culinary specialty shops, gift stores, home decor, antique shops and vintage furniture shops sprinkled with delightful cafes, nightlife, and inns all nestled at the edge of the scenic St. Croix River. Discover Stillwater and all its charm…
#ShopSmall Year-Round: All shops are independently owned businesses with the majority open year-round, 7 days a week with varying hours at each shop (CHECK directly for hours) – see list of shops open until 8pm for Local Love Thursdays. Closed Christmas Day and Thanksgiving. Follow our holiday gift guide shop tours videos on Instagram TV!
Stillwater shopping was featured in Twin Cities Spaces Magazine and Best Shopping Hoods by Minneapolis/St.Paul Magazine. Stillwater is also rated as one of the Top 10 Best Antiquing Towns in the U.S. by Fodor’s Travel. Stillwater has more antiques shops than any other destination in the 5 state area with the largest antique and collectible mall in the upper Midwest.
Shopping Events: Check out Celebrate Your Independents in July, Ladies Night Out , Black/Plaid Friday (stores open 9am), Shop Small Saturday, and Hometown for the Holidays – all put on by the Mainstreet Stillwater Independent Business Association. Join our enewsletter to keep up with new stores in town. Here’s what’s new in 2019. Don’t forget, parking is FREE Nov. 1st – April 30th AND Minnesota CLOTHING purchases are TAX EXEMPT! Feel good about your purchases, too: Top Reasons to Buy from Local/Independent Shops.
Stillwater Shopping Map – Click icons for names of shops