STARKE, Fla. - May 1. 2013 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Starke is holding a grand opening event on Friday, May 3 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Guests will enjoy mouthwatering Pulled Pork Big Barbecue sandwiches for just one dollar!
“We feel like we’ve captured the small town charm of Starke in our restaurant while offering something new and exciting with our authentic Texas barbecue,” said owner Casey Duckett who runs this location with his wife Lecia. “Our food is what sets us apart with our great tasting barbecue and catering packages that are perfect for family and business events.”
At the grand opening, customers can enter for a chance to win free barbecue for a year; three winners will be chosen. Dickey’s is ideally situated between Jacksonville and Gainesville off of US-301 South, near the Super Walmart. The store phone number is 904-368-0041.
“We have the best employees in Starke,” said Duckett. “They share the same passion for BBQ that we do and we couldn’t be happier.”
North Florida Regional Chamber will be on-site for a ribbon cutting at 10:30 a.m.
Dickey’s Barbecue was founded by Travis Dickey with the goal of authentic slow smoked barbecue. More than 71 years later, the Dallas-based family run barbecue franchise still offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides, tangy barbecue sauce and free kids meals every Sunday. All meats are slow smoked on site in each restaurant. The fast-casual family-friendly concept has expanded to almost 300 locations in 43 states and holds the title of the world’s largest barbecue franchise. This year Technomic named Dickey’s “Fastest-growing restaurant in the country” and they were also named “Best Franchise Deal” by QSR Magazine. For more information, visit Dickey’s or for barbecue franchise opportunities call (866) 340-6188.