LEWISBURG, W.Va., July 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lewisburg residents will have a reason to celebrate when Dickey's Barbecue Pit opens on Thursday, July 30 at 11 a.m. The new barbecue joint opens with a three-day barbecue bash where three lucky guests will win free barbecue for an entire year.
"Our guests in West Virginia love Dickey's and we are excited that Perry, Josh and Patrick are bringing a second location to the region," said Roland Dickey, Jr., CEO of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. "We look forward to introducing new guests to our many options including our catering and online ordering."
Thursday, the party kicks off with the first 50 guests receiving gift cards worth up to $50. On Friday radio station 103.1 The Bear is onsite from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.and the new restaurant will be serving $2 pulled pork barbecue sandwiches. Also, one lucky winner will be chosen for a $500 gift card and three winners will receive free barbecue for an entire year. The bash continues Saturday, when guests can load up on Dickey's Barbecue gear like t-shirts, koozies, sunglasses and more.
"My partners and I have very different backgrounds – from property management to the GM of a mining equipment company to a retired pastor – and we had overwhelming success coming together to open our new location last year. We are thrilled and ready to do it again," said Owner / Operator Perry McKinney. "West Virginia loves slow-smoked Texas barbecue!"
The new location in Lewisburgis located at 536 North Jefferson Street and can be reached by calling 304-647-0883.
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, the fast-casual concept has over 500 locations in 43 states and still slow-smokes all meats onsite 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. Dickey's Barbecue 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.