Dickey’s Brings New Barbecue Option to the Heart of Texas: New Location Opens in Waco
Thenew Dickey’s location will open on Thursday at Waco’s own Road Ranger
(Waco, TX) Dickey’s Barbecue Pitwill open Thursday with four weeks of specials and giveaways, including freebarbecue for a year to one lucky guest. To be eligible to win free barbecue fora year, guests of the new location can use hashtag #1FreeYearofBBQ on any social media site, order online or sign up for Dickey’s Big Yellow Cup Club to receive members-onlyspecials. On Thursdays for the next four weeks, the new location will offer acomplimentary taste of Dickey’s newest limited time offer, the Frito’s™ Pie Taco,to the first 50 guests through the door. On Fridays, Dickey’s offers 50 percentoff to all first responders, and guests can donate to Dickey’s charitablefoundation, Barbecue, Boots & Badges.
To join theBig Yellow Cup Club and receive Dickey’s members-only specials, click here.
“The Dickey family congratulates Ronnie and Vickie Baucom on openingtheir first Dickey’s location in Waco,” says Roland Dickey, Jr., CEO ofDickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. “Dickey’s is a Dallas-based brand and weare proud to have the opportunity to continue to grow in our home state ofTexas.”
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 taste ofDickey’s Frito’s Pie Taco.
Philanthropy Fridays— Uniformed firstresponders 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 witha $10 dine-in purchase per adult.
To find theDickey’s Barbecue Pit nearest you, click here.
Texas nativeRonnie Baucom has spent the last 40 years in the oil and gas industry, andafter a recent retirement Baucom decided it was time for a new adventure.Baucom and his wife Vickie have always dreamed of owning their own business anddecided now was the perfect time. When looking for new opportunities theBaucoms found a home in Dickey’s and are thrilled to open their new location inWaco. “Waco is the perfect location for us to start our business because it isa growing city and is where our family is located,” says Baucom. “We areexcited to become a part of this community and serve the great people of Wacodelicious, slow-smoked barbecue.”
Residents of Waco can find their newest Dickey’s location atthe Road Ranger Truck Stop, 6615 North IH35 Waco, TX76705. The phone number is 254-732-5318.
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.