Ikea: Enjoy an inexpensive and worldly holiday experience with the family on Friday at Julbord at Ikea. This is a traditional all-you-can-eat Swedish smorgasbord with seatings starting at 4 p.m. Tickets are $9.99 per person (regularly $12.99) and $2.49 for kids 12 and younger (regularly $4.99) and available for purchase in-store only. Ikea, 441 16th St. NW, Atlanta; www.ikea.com/us/en/store/atlanta/restaurant.
Cut pet costs
Lifeline Animal Project: Taking care of pets can be expensive. Don’t miss affordable pet wellness days from Lifeline Animal Project. Basic vaccine packages are as low as $40 and microchip registration is $25, about one-third less than traditional vet costs. The next clinics are Dec. 8 at 2533 Sullivan Road, College Park; and Dec. 15 at 129 Lake Street, Avondale Estates; visit LifelineAnimal.org for more info.
Auction Liquidator Warehouse: Auction Liquidator Warehouse buys merchandise from major retailers and sells for Amazon and Ebay. To celebrate the holidays, it’s opening its doors for a warehouse sale with discounts up to 80 percent off retail. Items include toys, electronics, home goods, baby items, handbags and more. The sale runs 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday through Dec. 23 (or items are sold out). Auction Liquidator Warehouse, 1017 Collier Road, Atlanta.
The full Jessica Shops column appears in the Deal Spotter section of the AJC on Thursdays. Visit the Jessica Shops website for more great finds.