Shopping is definitely one of the most important aspects of Healdsburg, and all of Sonoma County. There are lots of small antique shops, ceramic specialty stores, used book stores, shoe boutiques, glassware stores, and toys for the kids. Healdsburg is invested in promoting their local artists, winemakers, and other arts-and-craft specialists, therefore the shopping experience in town is unique and worthwhile.
Healdsburg Vintage is located in the downtown shopping area in the city, and is definitely worth a couple of hours of your exploration time. The vintage store sells antiques and collectibles from more than 30 vendors in order to provide a broad range of items. If you love retro shopping, this great vintage store is right up your alley. Antique Harvest also offers a really unique and eccentric variety of items to complete your collection of antiques. Antique Harvest has a lot to look at, so be sure to allow for a few hours of poking around. Mill Street Antiques is another fun place to explore while in town. Over 35 dealers providing collectibles like dolls, glassware, paintings, toys, and everything in between, Mill Street is a day of fun for the whole family.
It is okay if antique shopping is not your interest–Healdsburg has a lot more to offer than vintage items. There are plenty of local wine shops, art galleries, and farmers markets to take advantage of while in town. Get to shopping!