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 16:
- Public Viewing from 7:00 am to 8:45 am
- Auction begins at 9:00 am sharp
- 400 Bicycles for Auction
Sunday, April 17:
- Public Viewing from 10:00 am to 11:45 am
- Auction begins at 12:00 noon sharp
- 300 Bicycles for Auction
East End Arena
517 Pandora Ave. East
Payment can be made by Cash, debit or credit card (MasterCard, Visa, American Express) (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 $6.40. 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.