Mission Statement

Our Purpose:  To protect, preserve and promote our Canadian Heritage of vintage watercraft

• Providing events and services which educate and inspire member and public appreciation and enjoyment of this heritage,

• Protecting and preserving vintage watercraft,related artifacts and information,

• Working with and supporting Non-profit organizations having links to our interest, events or venue communities,

• Providing services to our members, fostering fellowship, education, and resource information in our common interest,

• Increasing awareness of, appreciation of and participation in our Society


The Antique & Classic Boat Society - Toronto (ACBS - Toronto)

ACBS - Toronto is a member-driven, volunteer-run, not-for-profit organization. Volunteers are responsible for everything from running the business of the organization through the Board of Directors, creating our award-winning magazine, Classicboat, planning and implementing events, maintaining our website, accounting, and all other aspects. We exist to celebrate the beauty and the rich heritage of recreational boating in Ontario, Canada, and around the world. As a member you will enjoy a full year of memorable outings, events, workshops, gatherings, and shows with other enthusiasts just like you.

ACBS - Toronto attracts a wide variety of members, from antique and classic boat owners to builders to people who simply appreciate these beautiful crafts. You don’t have to own a vintage boat to be a member.

Please read about the Benefits of an ACBS - Toronto Membership to discover the fellowship, excitement and fun of being an ACBS - Toronto member.

Membership Categories

Membership CategoryRequirementsCost
Individual/Family Membership Mailing address in Canada  $60/yr (HST incl)
Individual/Family Membership - International Mailing address outside of Canada  $80/yr (HST incl)
Corporate - Canadian Mailing address in Canada $80/yr + HST
Corporate - International Mailing address outside of Canada $106/yr 
All memberships run for 12-months from sign-up


ACBS – Toronto and The Antique & Classic Boat Society – Toronto are registered doing business names of The Canadian Antique & Classic Boat Society, a not for profit organization, incorporated under the Ontario Corporations Act.