Every year Winnipeg Police recovers hundreds of stolen and lost bicycles, this is what happens to the ones that aren’t claimed…

They are auctioned off at the annual Winnipeg Bicycle Auction. A total of 700 will be auctioned off (400 on Saturday and 300 on Sunday).

The two-day event takes place on:

Saturday, April 25:

  • Public Viewing from 7:00 am to 8:45 am
  • Auction begins at 9:00 am sharp
  • 400 Bicycles for Auction

Sunday, April 26:

  • Public Viewing from 10:00 am to 11:45 am
  • Auction begins at 12:00 noon sharp
  • 300 Bicycles for Auction

Century Arena
1377 Clarence Ave Winnipeg, Manitoba

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

Bikes are sold as is with no warranty or refunds. Up to 250 bicycles will be tuned and ready to ride courtesy of W.R.E.N.C.H. volunteers & mechanics

You’ll also be able to register your bike on-site for $6.30. Registering your bicycle ensures that if its lost or stolen and Winnipeg Police recover it, you’ll get it back at no extra charge!

Head to the Bicycle Auction Website for more information.