Fresh Water Farewells

Harbourfront Centre continues to monitor the rapidly changing situation regarding the COVID-19 virus. For the health and safety of all our staff and our volunteers, our patrons, supporters and the community, and in line with the advice and guidelines of Toronto Public Health, we will be closed to the public until further notice.

Harbourfront Centre Sailing and Powerboating provides private ash scattering services on Lake Ontario, in the heart of downtown Toronto. The scenic ceremonies will enable you to say a fond farewell with your closest family and friends on one of our many sailboats or powerboats. The two hour service will include a captained boat ride to the outer harbour, where you will be able to pay tribute to your loved one. All of our prices include a captain that will take you to regulated area to conduct your service.*

At Peace in the Lake – Fresh Water Farewells
Boat Capacity Price (2 hrs)
Pontoon Boat (20ft)
Comfortable powerboat with lots of seating. Has a canopy to protect clients from the weather.
7 $505
Niagara 35
This is a 35ft yacht (sailboat). It has washroom facilities onboard, and also a small seating area inside for inclement weather.
7 $545
Hunter 24
This is a 24ft yacht (sailboat). It has washroom facilities onboard, and a small seating area inside for inclement weather.
5 $500

If you would like to stay out for longer than 2 hours, please contact us for 3 or 4 hour rates. Taxes are not included in the above prices.

Please feel free to contact us with any questions about your service. We can be reached at 416-203-3000, or

* Releasing Ashes onto the waters of Lake Ontario using a biodegradable container is permitted according to Federal, Provincial and Municipal Statute.