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Monday, Feb 20, 2017

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Ikea celebrates fifth birthday with gifts, giveaways

Ikea Tampa is turning 5 this week, but guests to their birthday celebration get the presents.

Beginning Friday (May 2) and running through Tuesday (May 6), Ikea will offer daily deals, giveaways and discounts.

The schedule of events includes:

♦ The first 50 guests in the store each day receive a free Ikea gift card

♦ Daily discounted product offers, including an additional 50 percent off as-is merchandise on Monday.

♦ Friday - small breakfast for 5 cents ($1.99 value) and visits from Lowry Park Zoo animal ambassadors

♦ Saturday - eat for free offer, inquire at restaurant for details.

♦ Sunday - face painting for kids

♦ Tuesday - free meal entree for those who also have the birth date of May 6 (subject to verification) and kids with any birthday at all eat for free

There will also be random customers selected for "Spin & Win" games for prizes, scavenger hunts on Saturday and more.

Ikea is located at 1103 N. 22nd St., Tampa.