FRESNO, Calif., Nov. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Dickey's Barbecue Pit will open a new location in Fresno on Thursday with four weeks of specials and giveaways, including free barbecue for a year for three lucky guests. To be eligible for free barbecue for a year, guests can use hashtag #1FreeYearofBBQ on any social media page, order online or sign up for the Big Yellow Cup Club to receive members-only specials. For the next four Thursdays, the new location will offer a complimentary taste of Dickey's newest limited time offer, the Frito's Pie Taco, to the first 50 guests through the doors. On Fridays, Dickey's offers 50 percent off to all first responders, and guests can donate to Dickey's charitable foundation, Barbecue, Boots & Badges.
To join the Big Yellow Cup Club and receive Dickey's member-only specials, click here. "The Dickey family congratulates Bryan Roche on opening his newest Dickey's location," says Roland Dickey, Jr., CEO of Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. "Dickey's Barbecue Pit is expanding rapidly throughout the nation, and we are proud to continue serving the great people of California." 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 Limited Edition Anniversary Cup with Dickey's new reusable travel lid and straw. The first 50 guests will receive a complementary taste of the Frito's Pie Taco, Dickey's newest limited time offer. 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 their donation. Uniformed first responders also receive 50 percent off their meal. Singer/Songwriter Saturdays—Enjoy live music from a local musician. Kids Eat Free All Day Every Sunday with a $10 dine-in purchase per adult. To find the Dickey's Barbecue Pit nearest you, click here. Dickey's Barbecue Pit has a substantial presence in the state of California and that is due in part to owners Bryan and Kevin Roche. Though not related, the pair have opened many locations throughout California. "We are so excited to continue serving the residents of Fresno delicious, Texas-style barbecue," says Bryan Roche. Residents of Fresno can find their newest Dickey's location at 5776 N. Blackstone Ave. Ste. 101 Fresno, CA 93610. The phone number is 559-435-2271. Find Dickey's on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. 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. Media Contact: Michelle George / Callie Headmgeorge@dickeys.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
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