COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - March 29, 2014 // PRNewswire // - Starting Wednesday, April 2 at 11:00a.m., the Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Colorado Springs is hosting a three-day grand opening party. The first 50 guests will receive a gift card for up to $50 and the party continues for three days.
Bob and Barbara Rusnak opened their first Colorado Springs location after careers in the Air Force. They attended Barbecue University in Dallas, Texas to learn the Dickey's Barbecue business concept and smoking techniques. This is their second location in Colorado Springs.
"There is a niche for slow smoked Texas barbecue in Colorado Springs," said local franchise owner Bob Rusnak. "Guests love the food and we can't wait to celebrate our newest location with the community."
Thursday, come on in for Dickey's Barbecue merchandise giveaways. Friday, radio station Cat Country will be onsite from 11:00 p.m. to 1:00p.m and this location will be serving $2 pulled pork barbecue sandwiches. There will also be a lucky winner chosen for a $500 gift card.
The new Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Colorado Springs is located at 4140 Austin Bluffs Pkwy and the store phone number is (719) 593-5039. This is the 10th Dickey's Barbecue Pit location in Colorado.
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 onsite in each restaurant. The fast-casual family-friendly concept has expanded to over 380 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.
SOURCE Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants