April 22, 2015 // Franchising.com // Wesley Chapel, FL - Roland Dickey, Sr., barbecue expert and chairman of Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is stopping by Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Wesley Chapel on Saturday, April 25 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. for a five year anniversary celebration. Guests will meet the man behind the barbecue and enter to win free barbecue for an entire year.
“I promised the Dykes when they opened that I would come back for their five year anniversary,” said Roland Dickey, Sr., Chairman of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. “I love celebrating the milestones of our great franchise owners across the country.”
The five year celebration includes 100 free autographed copies of his cookbook, Mr. Dickey’s Barbecue Cookbook and a barbecue bargain with $2 pulled pork barbecue sandwiches. Radio station Hits 106 will be on-site from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. when one lucky winner will receive free barbecue for an entire year. Also, one lucky guest will go home with a 41 inch Samsung TV.
“We’re honored to have Mr. Dickey at our store celebrating our five year anniversary,” said local owner, Ron Dykes. “We were one of the first locations in Florida so it’s exciting to hit this milestone and celebrate with our loyal guests.”
The Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Wesley Chapel is located at 2653 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard and the phone number is 813.406.4473. Stay current on this store and all its happenings on Facebook.
Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., the nation's largest barbecue chain was founded in 1941 by Travis Dickey with the goal of authentic slow smoked barbecue. Today, all meats are still slow smoked on-site in each restaurant living up to the company tagline, "We Speak Barbecue." The Dallas-based family-run barbecue franchise offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides, tangy barbecue sauce and free kids' meals every Sunday. The fast-casual concept has expanded to over 400 locations in 40 states. This year Dickey's Barbecue was recognized for the third year by Nation's Restaurant News as a "Top 10 Growth Chain" and by Technomic as the "Fastest-growing restaurant chain in the country." For more information, visit www.dickeys.com or for barbecue franchise opportunities call 866-340-6188.
SOURCE Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.