JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dickey's Barbecue Pit opens its newest location in Jacksonville this Thursday with four weeks of specials and giveaways, including free barbecue for a year for three lucky guests. To enter, guests must use hashtag #1FreeYearofBBQ on any social media site, order online or sign up for Dickey's Big Yellow Cup Club. On Fridays, Dickey's offers 50 percent off to first responders, and guests can donate to Dickey's charitable foundation, Barbecue, Boots & Badges. On Sundays, kids eat free at Dickey's with every purchase of an adult dine-in meal of $10 or more.
To join Dickey's Barbecue Pit's Big Yellow Cup Club and receive members-only specials, click here.
"The Dickey family congratulates Ivan Richert and Stephen Taylor on opening their second Dickey's Barbecue Pit location in Jacksonville," says Laura Rea Dickey, CEO of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. "Dickey's is growing rapidly with more than 570 locations in 43 states and we are proud to continue our expansion in the state of Florida."
Doors open this Thursday and guests can enjoy the grand opening events over the next four weeks:
Thirsty Thursdays—All guests will receive a free Big Yellow Cup with Dickey's new reusable travel lid and straw.
Philanthropy Fridays— Uniformed first responders will receive 50 percent off their meal, and guests can donate to Barbecue, Boots & Badges, Dickey's charitable foundation.
Kids Eat Free All Day Every Sunday— With every $10 adult dine-in purchase guests will receive one free kids meal.
To find the Dickey's Barbecue Pit nearest you, click here.
Ivan Richert and Stephen Taylor will open their second Dickey's Barbecue Pit location in Jacksonville, FL this Thursday. Both Richert and Taylor are proud to bring their community delicious, slow-smoked barbecue. "I am excited to give the people of Jacksonville a new fast casual barbecue option," says Richert.
Residents of Jacksonville can find their newest Dickey's location at 7111 Bonneval Rd. Jacksonville, FL 32256. The phone number is 904-518-6177.
About Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.
Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., the nation's largest barbecue chain was founded in 1941 by Travis Dickey with the goal of authentic slow-smoked barbecue. Today, all meats are still slow smoked on-site in each restaurant living up to the company tagline, "We Speak Barbecue." The Dallas-based family-run barbecue franchise offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides, tangy barbecue sauce and free kids' meals every Sunday. The fast-casual concept has expanded to more than 570 locations in 43 states. This year Dickey's won first place on Fast Casual's "Top 100 Movers and Shakers" and ranked in the top ten of Franchise Times' "Fast and Serious." Dickey's Barbecue Pit was recognized for the third year by Nation's Restaurant News as a "Top 10 Growth Chain" and by Technomic as the "Fastest-growing restaurant chain in the country." For more information, visit www.dickeys.com or for barbecue franchise opportunities call 866.340.6188.
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