Ocean City Holds Bike Auction July 15

Ocean City Holds Bike Auction July 15

The auction, shown here in 2019, will feature an array of bikes unclaimed or abandoned in Ocean City. (Photo courtesy City of Ocean City)

Ocean City will hold its annual bicycle auction 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, July 15, at the Shelter Road Recycling Center at 1 Shelter Road, off Tennessee Avenue.

The Ocean City Police Department lets anyone bid on used bikes that have been deemed by police to be abandoned or unclaimed. Approximately 115 bicycles and other surplus items will be for sale.

In a typical auction, successful bids range from $1 to $350. The event provides an opportunity to purchase bikes at low cost.

Registration for the event begins at 9 a.m., and a driver’s license, passport or valid ID is required to register. Face coverings and social distancing will be required for the entirety of the event.

All items are sold “as is/where is” with no warranties implied or offered. Accepted forms of payment are bank checks with ID, traveler’s checks and cash. No credit cards will be accepted. Rain date is Thursday, July 16.

For further auction information, call 609-525-9356 Monday through Friday, 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

See More Auction Information and Procedures

To help expedite registration and to maintain social distancing, please complete the following form, if you plan to bid at the auction: https://form.jotform.com/62915358846165