TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - June 13, 2013 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Barbecue kingpin Roland Dickey is stopping by Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Tuscaloosa on Thursday, June 20 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to celebrate the grand opening of the first location in Alabama. Dickey will be giving the first 100 customers a free copy of “Mr. Dickey’s Barbecue Cookbook” and guests can enjoy Pulled Pork Big Barbecue sandwiches for just a dollar.
“It’s an honor be the first Dickey’s in Alabama and to have Mr. Dickey attending our event,” said owner Raji Pruthi, who owns and operates this location with his wife Deepali Pahuja. “Tuscaloosa is the perfect place for Dickey’s slow smoked Texas style barbecue and family friendly environment.”
Join 98 TXT at Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Tuscaloosa on Thursday at 9750 Hwy 69 South. Dickey’s will be serving hot pit smoked barbecue and three lucky customers will win free barbecue for a year. For more information about the upcoming event call the store at 205.344.6500 or visit this store on Facebook.
Don’t forget Dickey’s is your catering expert. Dickey’s offers box lunches, delivery buffet, and full service catering. Dickey’s provides catering for any event of any size; you tell them what you want and they customize to your needs.
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 over 300 locations in 40 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.