SEARCY, Ark. - December 15, 2013 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Searcy, Arkansas is getting a smoking holiday gift this year. Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Searcy will open its new location on Thursday, December 19 at 11:00 a.m. The first 50 dine-in customers will receive a gift card for up to $50.
Friday, customers will enjoy a day of merchandise giveaways and Saturday radio station KSSN 96 keeps the party going from noon to 2:00 p.m. This location will also be serving $2 Pulled Pork Barbecue sandwiches. One lucky customer will win a gift card for $500 good at any Dickey’s Barbecue Pit.
"We’re excited to share authentic Texas barbecue with the Searcy community," said franchise owner Joshua Hightower. "Families will enjoy our home-style dining and kids eat FREE every Sunday."
Hightower, a disabled Veteran, received his Master’s Degree in Business from Harding University. He admired the fact Dickey’s Barbecue is a veteran-friendly company and looks forward to owning his own barbecue restaurant.
"As a veteran, I appreciate companies like Dickey’s who offer business opportunities to returning vets," said Hightower. "And, I’m excited to bring jobs to the Searcy community."
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Searcy is located at 407 S. Main St next to Spring Park and their store phone number is 501-368-0008. To learn more about this local Dickey’s Barbecue, check out their Facebook page. Click to tweet #DickeysSearcy.
Dickey’s Barbecue was founded by Travis Dickey with the goal of authentic slow smoked barbecue. More than 72 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 350 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.