Nestled along the shores of Lake Ontario, Harbourfront Centre is the cultural and recreational soul of Toronto’s Waterfront. Take a stroll along the lively Toronto waterfront, relax at the water’s edge, rent a canoe and enjoy wonderful shopping and dining. Browse the Centre Shop for incredible arts and crafts, cutting edge designs, home décor, books and jewelry.
Shop the world all summer long at the International Marketplace. During the summer season, the boardwalk is lined with vendors selling beautiful art, crafts, textiles, artifacts and treasures from around the world – from Indonesia and Thailand to Africa and South America. When it’s time for some waterfront gastronomy, Harbourfront Centre is a foodie’s paradise. Head to Lakeside EATs or the World Café, dishing out delicious international cuisines prepared by popular Toronto restaurants and chefs. Chill on the leather couches at the Lakeside EATS lounge and sip a gourmet coffee by the fireplace.
Harbourfront Centre brings world culture, theater, art and music to Toronto through exciting events, groundbreaking shows and performances, festivals, exhibits and concerts. Enjoy classical music and the summer concert series at the Toronto Music Garden. The World Stage presents the most innovative performances, stage shows and concerts from around the world. See groundbreaking performing arts and amazing dance performances, including the Toronto Dance Theatre.
Toronto's central waterfront marina offers easy docking for boaters. Rent a sailboat or speedboat, enjoy boat charters, sightseeing tours and romantic dinner cruises on Lake Ontario. Feel the breeze on your face, trim the sails and steer a sailboat into the sunset at the Harbourfront Centre’s Nautical Centre. From the serenity of paddling a canoe through glassy waters to pushing a powerboat to speed, the Nautical Centre offers boating lessons and activities.