WICHITA, Kan., Oct. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dickey's Barbecue Pit opens a new store in Wichita this Thursday with four weeks of specials and giveaways. Along with other great deals, three lucky guests that frequent this location will win free barbecue for a year. To enter to win, guests can either use hashtag #1FreeYearofBBQ on any social media page, order online or sign up for the Big Yellow Cup Club to receive loyalty points and members-only specials. For the next four weeks, the new Dickey's location will participate in Thirsty Thursdays by giving the first 50 guests a complementary taste of Dickey's newest limited time offer, the Frank & Beans Taco. On Fridays, Dickey's gives back to its community as the new store will offer 50 percent off meals for uniformed first responders, and guests will have the opportunity to donate to Dickey's charitable foundation, Barbecue, Boots & Badges.
The month of October is Dickey's 75-year anniversary, so the barbecue brand is serving up some smokin' good deals! You can find more about these amazing deals, here.
"The Dickey family congratulates Ryan Wenrich on opening his seventh Dickey's Barbecue Pit location," says Roland Dickey Jr., CEO of Dickey's Barbecue Pit Restaurants, Inc. "Dickey's is growing nation-wide and we are proud to have a growing presence throughout Kansas."
To join Dickey's Big Yellow Cub Club and receive members-only specials and discounts, click here.
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 special edition Anniversary Cup with a new reusable travel lid and straw. The first 50 guests will receive a taste of Dickey's butcher taco of the month, the Frank & Beans Taco.
Philanthropy Fridays— "You Give, We Give" - guests who donate to Dickey's charitable foundation, Barbecue, Boots & Badges, will receive a gift card as a thank-you for supporting the cause Uniformed first responders also receive 50 percent off their meal.
Singer/Songwriter Saturdays—Enjoy live music from a local musician, David Virone.
Kids Eat Free All Day Every Sunday with a $10 dine-in purchase per adult.
The newest Dickey's location in Wichita will be Ryan Wenrich's seventh Dickey's Barbecue Pit, making him an expert at serving authentic, slow-smoked, Texas-style barbecue. Wenrich has spent the last 15 years in the restaurant business and has stuck with Dickey's because he believes in serving great barbecue just like Dickey's has done for the last 75 years.
"People in the Wichita area love our authentic, slow-smoked barbecue," says Ryan Wenrich. "We are ready to open the new location to serve this community."
Residents of Wichita can find their newest Dickey's location at 2244 N Greenwich Suite 100, Wichita, KS 67226. The phone number is 316-634-6328.
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 560 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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