Williamson Street ‒ Madison

1309 Williamson St.
Madison, WI 53703
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(608) 278-2920Store Hours:
Mon. - Sat.:
9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Donation Hours:
Mon. - Sat.:
8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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August Willy St. store events
Thurs., Aug. 5 – Halloween with iHeart Madison (4:00 – 6:00 p.m.)
Thurs., Aug. 19 – Halloween, All 7 locations
Fri., Aug. 26 – Badgers, All locations except Dig & Save

STORE shopping hours (all locations): 
Check your favorite location for regular hours either to the top left (mobile) or left (desktop).
All 7 thrift stores will be open regular hours on Sun., July 4th

**WILLY ST. shopping hours: 
9 a.m. – 7 p.m., Mon-Sat, and 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sun

Update: The Baldwin Street side of Willy St. thrift store will be closed due to unforeseen circumstances (unrelated to pandemic) until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience. The rest of the store will be open and operating normally. It will however, force the cancellation of the Saturday bike sales until further notice.

8 a.m. – 7 p.m., Monday through Saturday
10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sunday

It will be a no-contact drop off and we will be asking donors to remain in their vehicles and we will unload it for them from their trunk or backseat.  We will also be asking that everything be contained for ease of unloading and storage. PLEASE do not drop off prior to the opening of the drive-throughs.


Madison’s original St. Vincent de Paul store is the oldest and most honored thrift store in Madison. St. Vinny’s on Willy is filled with unexpectedly fun and cool finds that match its eclectic neighborhood. Find furniture, books, music, accessories, clothes and household goods to match any taste at great prices. Check out our “Rendu” clothing section – funky, classy and brand name special items – to curate your unique style. Our Willy Street location has the biggest selection of furniture in any Madison thrift store and one of the best used-book departments of any thrift store in the country.

Shop at our award-winning thrift stores and help your community!

Madison.com Star of Madison, Top Resale Shop – Five-time winner (2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2014), runner-up five times (2016, 2015, 2013, 2012, 2011)
Best of Madison (Channel 3000) – Two-time Gold winner of best thrift stores (2019 and 2020), Silver winner for best men’s clothing in 2018

**Mask wearing is required at all 7 of our Dane County thrift stores in accordance with Public Health Madison & Dane County’s Emergency Order #8. Masks will be free and available at all of our stores if you do not have one. The health and safety of the neighbors in need we serve and of our customers, members, volunteers and employees are what matter most to us so thank you for masking up with us.

Safety measures will be in place at all seven stores. We ask that you wear a mask for your safety and ours, and social distance while in the store. We will have limited capacity starting out. All items are quarantined and/or disinfected before being put out on our store shopping floors! There are numerous other safety precautions that will be taken. We want you to feel safe in our store! See you soon!

Halloween Shop starts Aug. 5 at St. Vinny's Willy St.

Our Halloween Shop is kooky and spooky! It’s full of all the Halloween clothing and accessories to fright and delight every night leading up to Halloween!

Our Halloween Shop is screaming with fabulous deals on all wigs, shoes, belts, props, decorations, makeup, and costume pieces to thrill and chill in. Hundreds of new items will be coming out each day up until Halloween. Make your own unique costume creations with items all throughout our store for a winning look! Willy St. will be the first of our 7 Dane County thrift stores to open up their Halloween shop! Come in for sneak peek before the other stores open their Halloween stores on Aug. 19!

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little kid in lion costume



Halloween Shop starts Aug. 19 at ALL St. Vinny's store locations except Dig & Save

Halloween shops open at all locations except Dig & Save. Don’t be scared, but do check out these scary good deals at St. Vinny’s. Gear up for Halloween early this year. Everything from supplies for DIY costumes (primarily at Willy St. which opens on August 5) to decorations and more. Kids costumes while supplies last so get there fast! Get your Halloween on and support your local community. Cool stuff out while supplies last!


Badger Event starts Aug. 27 at ALL store locations except Dig & Save

Show us your red, white and U with clothing, accessories and decor. This event is happening at all St. Vinny’s stores in Dane County except Dig & Save. See you on Aug. 27th!

*Pictures from previous Badger events

Badger clothing at St. Vinny's


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“The best thrift store! The best organized books of any thrift store I've ever been in!”
- Willy Street Store Shopper