Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Expands in Louisiana: New Location Opens in Lake Charles
The new location willoffer four weeks of specials, including free barbecue for a year to three luckyguests
(LakeCharles, LA) Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opensthis Thursday in Lake Charles with four weeks of specials and giveaways,including free barbecue for a year for three lucky guests. To be eligible towin free barbecue for a year guests must use hashtag #1FreeYearofBBQ on any social media page, order online or sign up for Dickey’s Big Yellow Cup Club. On Thursdays at thenew location, Dickey’s will offer the first 50 guests through the door a complimentaryspecial treat. On Fridays, Dickey’s offers 50 percent off to all firstresponders, and gives guest the opportunity to donate to Barbecue, Boots & Badges,Dickey’s charitable foundation.
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“The Dickeyfamily congratulates Rob Ray on opening his first Dickey’s Barbecue Pit,” saysRoland Dickey, Jr., CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. “Dickey’s isgrowing rapidly in the nation, and we are proud to continue to expand inLouisiana and have the opportunity to serve the people of the Lake Charlescommunity delicious, Texas-style barbecue.”
Doors openthis Thursday and guests can enjoy the grand opening events over the next fourweeks:
Thirsty Thursdays—All guests willreceive a free Big Yellow Cup with Dickey’s new reusable travel lid and straw.The first 50 guests through the door will receive a complimentary specialtreat.
Philanthropy Fridays— Uniformed firstresponders will receive 50 percent off their meal, and guests can donate to Barbecue, Boots & Badges,Dickey’s charitable foundation.
Singer/Songwriter Saturdays— Enjoy livemusic from a local musician, Brad Brinkley.
Kids Eat Free All Day Every Sunday witha $10 dine-in purchase per adult.
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Rob Ray hascalled Lake Charles home his entire life, and is thrilled to bring delicious,slow-smoked barbecue to the community he calls his family. After working in thefood service industry for the past 30 years, Ray decided it was time for him toown his own restaurant and found a home in Dickey’s. “Dickey’s has the perfectbalance of great food and an amazing culture,” says Ray. “I am excited toprovide great barbecue to my family and friends in one of the fastest growingcities in Louisiana.”
Residents ofLake Charles can find their newest Dickey’s location at 1736 W. Prien Lake Rd.Lake Charles, LA 70601. The phone number is 337-419-0088.
About Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.
Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., the nation’s largest barbecue chainwas founded 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.