Every year the city recovers hundreds of stolen and lost bicycles that are never claimed, this is what happens to them…

They are auctioned off at the Winnipeg Bicycle Auction. Approximately 500 bicycles will be auctioned off on Saturday, and approximately 350 on Sunday. There will be plenty of bikes to choose from. On-site parking is available for $2.00, with all parking proceeds going to the Varsity View Community Club. The two-day event takes place on:

Saturday, April 16 (approximately 500 bicycles to be auctioned):
– Public Viewing from 7:00 am to 8:45 am
– Auction begins at 9:00 am sharp

Sunday, April 17 (approximately 350 bicycles to be auctioned):
– Public Viewing from 10:00 am to 11:45 am
– Auction begins at 12:00 noon sharp

The Varsity View Community Centre
4230 Ridgewood Ave.

Payment can be made by Cash, MasterCard, Visa, American Express or Interac (no cheques)

Bikes are sold as is with no warranty or refunds.

Head to the Bicycle Auction Website for more information.

Image Sale by Auction of bicycles lost property office – Fahrradauktion des Fundbüros von Halle/Saale (1) Originally uploaded by gynti_46