Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Brings Texas-style Barbecue to the Beach: New Location Opens in Bradenton, FL
Dickey’s in Bradentonwill serve four weeks of specials and giveaways, including free barbecue for ayear to three guests
(Bradenton, FL) Dickey’sBarbecue Pit opens in Bradenton this Thursday with four weeks of specials andgiveaways. Free barbecue for a year will be awarded to three lucky guests ofthe new location. To enter to win, guests must use hashtag #1FreeYearofBBQ on any social media page, order online or sign up for the Big Yellow Cup Club to receiveloyalty points and members-only specials. The new Dickey’s location will alsooffer a complimentary taste of its newest limited time offer, the Frank &Beans Taco, to the first 50 guests in the door on Thursdays for the next fourweeks. On Fridays, the new store will offer 50 percent off meals for uniformedfirst responders, and guests will have the opportunity to donate to Dickey’scharitable foundation, Barbecue, Boots& Badges.
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“The Dickeyfamily congratulates Dan and Pam Wood on opening their first Dickey’s location inFlorida,” says Roland Dickey, Jr., CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Restaurants,Inc. “Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is growing rapidly nationwide, and we are proud tohave the opportunity to serve the residents of Florida delicious, Texas-stylebarbecue.”
Doors openthis Thursday and guests can enjoy the grand opening events over the next fourweeks:
Thirsty Thursdays—All guests willreceive a free Limited Edition Anniversary Cup with Dickey’s new reusabletravel lid and straw. The first 50 guests will receive a taste of Dickey’sbutcher taco of the month, the Frank & Beans Taco.
Philanthropy Fridays— “You Give, WeGive”, guests are able to donate to Dickey’s charitable foundation, Barbecue, Boots & Badges, and asa thank they will be given a gift card for their future Dickey’s purchases.Uniformed first responders also receive 50 percent off their meal.
Singer/Songwriter Saturdays— Enjoy live music by Trevor Bystrom and othermusicians from Anna Maria Island from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Kids Eat Free All Day Every Sunday-Withevery $10 dine-in purchase per adult, you will receive a free kids meal forchildren 12 years of age and younger.
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has beenfamily owned and operated by the Dickey family for the past 75 years, and thatis what drew Dan and Pam Wood to the brand. Born and raised in Missouri, the most important thing to the Woods aretheir two daughters, Lauren and Kaitlyn. In opening their own Dickey’s BarbecuePit, they hope it will be something they can share with their family for manyyears to come.
After moving from Nebraska toFlorida, the Wood’s saw a need for Texas-style barbecue in their new community.As they have made Florida their home, they hope Bradenton residents find a homein Dickey’s as the go-to fast casual dining option for their families.
“The people of Bradenton have waited patientlyfor a Dickey’s,” says Pam Wood. “The community is excited about having a placeto get authentic, slow-smoked, Texas-style barbecue.”
Residents of Bradenton can findtheir newest Dickey’s at 4406 53rd Ave. East Bradenton, FL 34203.The phone number is 941-727-4227.
About Dickey’sBarbecue Restaurants, Inc.
Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., the nation’s largest barbecue chain wasfounded in 1941 by Travis Dickey with the goal of authenticslow-smoked barbecue. Today, all meats are still slow smoked on-site in eachrestaurant living up to the company tagline, “We Speak Barbecue.” TheDallas-based family-run barbecuefranchise offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides,tangy barbecue sauce and free kids’ meals every Sunday. The fast-casual concepthas expanded to more than 560 locations in 43 states. This year Dickey’s wonfirst place on Fast Casual’s “Top100 Movers and Shakers” and ranked in the top ten of Franchise Times’ “Fastand Serious” Dickey’s Barbecue Pit wasrecognized for the third year by Nation’s Restaurant News as a “Top 10 GrowthChain” and by Technomic as the “Fastest-growing restaurant chain in thecountry.” For more information, visit www.dickeys.comor for barbecue franchise opportunities call 866.340.6188.