ATHENS, Ga., Aug. 7, 2012 // PRNewswire // -- The grand opening of Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Athens will be this Friday, August 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. To celebrate this special day Dickey's will be serving $1 Pulled Pork Big Barbecue sandwiches and three lucky customers will win free barbecue for an entire year.
"Dickey's offers a variety of BBQ and is unlike anything else in the area," said franchise owner Sassy Tumblin who owns and operates this location with her husband Trippy. "We are happy to be serving this great community Texas-style BBQ."
This store is located on the corner of Hawthorne Avenue and Oglethorpe Avenue, right across the street from the YMCA. The store hours are 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. The couple currently owns the Dickey's in Watkinsville located at 2131 Hog Mountain Road, which they acquired in January 2010.
Check out the Facebook page for this smokin' hot location and make sure to come to the grand opening event this Friday.
Since 1941, the world's largest barbecue franchise has offered free kids meals every Sunday and affordable family packs designed to bring the whole family together for dinner. Family packs come with a choice of two meats, three medium sides, six rolls and Dickey's famous barbecue sauce.
Founded in 1941, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants began in Dallas, Texas. More than 70 years later, Dickey's is now the world's largest barbecue chain. Currently, Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants is located in 43 states and over 250 locations nationwide. For more information on partnering with Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants in any location, call (866) 340-6188 or visit www.dickeys.com. Also visit our corporate Facebook page at www.facebook.com/dickeysbarbecuepit. Dickey's: Passionate about the Art of Great Barbecue.
SOURCE Dickey's Barbecue