Shop 'Til You Drop

Exploring McHenry County's Historic Downtowns for the Ultimate Shopping Experience!

Discover the unique charm of McHenry County's historic downtowns with our shopping itinerary! Explore a wide variety of local boutiques, antique shops, and specialty stores, and find one-of-a-kind treasures along the way. With something for everyone, from fashion and accessories to home decor and gifts, shopping in McHenry County's downtowns is an experience you won't want to miss!

historic woodstock square

Discover unique treasures, boutiques, and specialty shops in a historic setting!

Apple Creek Flowers

  • 207 N. Throop Street
  • 815-338-2255

The floral designers at Apple Creek Flowers are dedicated to creating fabulous gifts using only choice flowers in Woodstock. We also have a wide…

Read Between the Lynes

  • 111 Van Buren St.
  • (815) 206-5967

Read Between the Lynes is YOUR hometown bookstore. We are proudly located on the Historic Woodstock Square, keeping our focus on convenience…

The Backdrop

  • 106 Cass St.
  • (815) 338-3007

The Backdrop is two sisters and a brother …”vintage” retailers in a modern world. We opened a brick and mortar store in 1988, where we sell…

The Thoughtfulness Shop

  • 104 Cass St.
  • (815) 338-5651

On the Woodstock, Illinois historic square for over 40 years, The Thoughtfulness Shop has something for everyone!Locally owned and operated gift…

downtown crystal lake

Explore the charm of small businesses in Downtown Crystal Lake! From trendy boutiques to cozy cafes.

Marvin's Toy Store

  • 64 A N. Williams St.
  • (779) 220-4179

Have simply wonder fun at Marvin's Toy Store. We carry "future-friendly" toys that are kind to the earth and fun for the kid in everyone. We are…

Carriage House Antiques

  • 21 E. Crystal Lake Ave.
  • (815) 356-0240

We are a unique and interesting Antique and Gift shop located in Historic Downtown Crystal Lake. We offer fair and reasonable prices on beautiful…

Enlightened Balance

  • 30 N Williams St
  • 8150307-1180

Come and enjoy our eclectic oasis that combines the retail offerings of a Spiritual and Metaphysical Boutique, the holistic services of a Chakra…

Kitchen Outfitters

  • 64 N Williams St.
  • (779) 220-4653

Kitchen Store that equips you to cook! Gadgets and tools, cookware, bakeware, bar ware, coffee and tea items, and so much more. Come and see for…

mchenry's downtown(s)

McHenry has two unique downtown districts to shop from plus a brand new riverwalk shopping district

McHenry Riverwalk Shoppes

  • 1202 Riverside Drive
  • 815-331-6077

This project will provide a physical retail experience to businesses ready to take on the challenge of operating a brick-and-mortar location…

Black Orchid Boutique

  • 1237 N Green St
  • (815) 322-2624

Black Orchid Boutique is located in Downtown McHenry. We may be small, but we offer a one of a kind shopping experience to help you find that…

Siren Records

  • 3902 Main St.
  • (815) 347-8363

We buy/sell/trade stereo equipment, speakers. We carry 1,000's of records almost anything you can think of.

Verdant Sol

  • 1328 N. Riverside Dr
  • (815) 276-8104

From rosette-shaped succulents, to rare aroids, to fly-eating carnivorous plants, Verdant Sol stocks hundreds of tropical houseplants at a…

richmond's main street

Discover hidden gems and support local businesses

Anderson's Candy Shop

  • 10301 N. Main St.
  • (815) 678-6000

There's something incredible about candies from Anderson's Candy Shop. You'll know it immediately when you walk through the door of the Richmond…

Harper G! Mercantile

  • 5601 Broadway
  • (815) 321-1103

Harper G! is a fun place to shop. We have so many fun gift ideas, cards, unique food items, books, men's & women's clothes and accessories,, baby…

Wicked Woods & Goods

  • 5613 Broadway St.
  • 815-862-1148

A mother-daughter ran shop where we feel your space should reflect YOU; not the latest trend. Our refurbished vintage furniture adds character to…

downtown algonquin

discover a vibrant community filled with unique local businesses

Doerner Jewelers

  • 115 S. Main St.
  • (847) 458-9779

Family-owned business since 1954. Doerner Jewelers, Inc. is known for competitive prices and exceptional quality We pay a fair cash price for…

Makity Make

  • 203 S. Main st.
  • 224-678-7090

Some of my fondest memories from childhood were when we would gather around our kitchen table and craft. Many late nights were spent telling…