Small businesses are the backbone of a community, and Waterbury has plenty of vertebrae! Whether you consider shopping to be relaxation or recreation, Waterbury’s retail “shopportunities” are eclectic, artistic, and uniquely ours. Take some well-deserved downtime to explore, shop, and experience the real Vermont.
Check out the complete list of places to shop in Waterbury. Don't forget to use Waterbury Bucks as you support our local businesses!
Axel's Gallery & Frame Shop
Art gallery featuring gifts, jewelry, and artwork from local artists. Follow their Music in the Alley series in the summer for a taste of the area’s performing artists.
Ben & Jerry's Factory Tour
Dubbed the "Happiest Place in Vermont,” take the 30-minute guided tour, visit the scoop shop, and stock up on Ben & Jerry’s mech.
Central Vermont’s luxury day spa specializing in massage and skin care services, with ethically-sourced, natural, and organic beauty products for sale.
Friendly and knowledgeable sales and service for all things bike.
From bestsellers to Vermont authors to toddlers’ board books, this is more than just a bookstore with gifts, cards, letterpress stationery, journals, and looseleaf tea.
Cabot Farmers' Store
Sample all the cheese varieties, dips, and other Vermont specialty foods while browsing an extensive selection of cheese and kitchen accoutrement, as well as wine, beer, and cider.
Cold Hollow Cider Mill & Applecore Luncheonette
Legendary cider donuts, Vermont-made goods, crackers, cheese, jams & spreads, wine, beer, and classic gifts. Watch the cider press in the autumn and enjoy a sample.
Craft Beer Cellar
Right in downtown Waterbury, this shop has more than 700 and counting different craft beers, cider, mead, and more from Vermont, New England, and all over the world. The friendly and knowledgeable staff can provide tips on beer and food pairing and answer any other questions related to beer.
Evergreen Gardens of Vermont
Something new in every season, with vegetable starts, herb pots, garden tools, accessories, flowers, holiday decor, and more.
Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Visitor Center and Cafe
Coffee and espresso beverages, gift shop with coffee supplies and locally-made Vermont gifts.
Jeremy Ayers Pottery
Handmade functional and decorative pottery from vases and cake stands to teapots and bowls.
Pack & Send Plus
Full-service packing, shipping, and printing supplies and services to mail all your Waterbury gifts and treasures.
Elegant and stunning floral arrangements, wood-fired maple syrup, cards, and out-of-the-ordinary gifts. For wedding flowers and styling services, contact sister shop Proud Flower Studio.
Sir Richards Antiques and Self Storage
5500 square foot showroom with an extensive inventory of fine antiques and art in every category from our past.
Smugglers' Notch Distillery - Barrel House Tasting Room
Hand-crafted, small-batch, award-winning spirits and bourbon barrel maple syrup.
Stowe Street Cafe
Made-from-scratch baked goods, sandwiches, salads and soups, along with a unique collection of local art and gifts.
Stowe Street Emporium
Always changing, visually exciting boutique and gift store that offers an eclectic selection of quality and affordable products. Enjoy a visit to the Emporium.
Sunflower Natural Foods
A natural food store that carries many local, all natural and organic products and serves the community every day.
Sunflower Salon & Boutique
Full-service salon for hair, nails, facials, massages, plus a boutique with fun, classic, and diverse women’s clothing, jewelry, bags, and accessories.
Tabbatha Henry Designs
Elegantly ethereal porcelain lighting, sculpture, and objects for the home.
The Tiny Acorn
Toys, games, books, and gifts for all ages. Complimentary gift-wrapping is available.
Vermont Artisan Coffee & Tea Co.
A small coffee roaster crafting fresh coffee and hand-packed tea, served at their European style coffee bar or packaged to take home.
Wide array of groceries from standard fare to specialty foods, plus a deli and hot food bar.
Waterbury Farmers Market (seasonal)
Enjoy seasonal produce, prepared foods, artisans, and live music every Thursday from late-May through mid-October starting at 4 pm at Rusty Parker Park.
Waterbury Flea Market
Open every Saturday and Sunday from May through October, you’ll find an amazingly random assortment of oddities, antiques, and vintage items.
Sales, service, and repair for all your outdoor activities including bikes, skis, snowboards, hockey, baseball, disc golf, lacrosse, soccer, and more.
The Wine Vault
Featuring wines from around the world, ports, chocolates, and cigars, attend a weekly tasting or let the knowledgeable staff help you find your new favorite wine for every occasion.
Woodstock Farmers' Market
More than a farmers’ market, stop by this small grocery store to pick up fresh produce, meats & seafood, grocery items, and a limited selection of prepared foods and baked goods.
Full service destination boutique with yarn, fiber craft notions, inspiration, and knowledgeable staff.