The old Memphis Bicycle Company on Summer has been closed for years, but passersby have likely noticed that the store is still packed with merchandise.
The building has new owners, and they're looking off-load that merchandise. The first phase of liquidation for the historic store will be held this weekend. The sale will include old Schwinn and other brands of bicycles, parts, signs, and other items, some as old as 50 years. There are cruiser bikes from the 1950s and 1960s and 10-speeds from the 1970s.
The bikes will range in price from $25 to $55 on average, but some models may be more expensive. Bike parts, such as saddles and seats, tires, tubes, derailleurs, and will be priced at around $5.
The sale runs Saturday through Sunday, May 16th and 17th from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 2575 Summer.