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 annual Winnipeg Bicycle Auction. A total of 779 will be auctioned off. There will be plenty of bikes to choose from – click here for a complete list. On-site parking is available for $2.00, with all parking, food, and refreshments proceeds going to the Varsity View Community Club. The two-day event takes place on:
Saturday, April 28:
– Public Viewing from 7:00 am to 8:45 am
– Auction begins at 9:00 am sharp
Sunday, April 29:
– 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. New this year is the WRENCH program. Up to 200 bikes will be tuned up and ready to ride courtesy of W.R.E.N.C.H. volunteers & mechanics.
Head to the Bicycle Auction Website for more information.