June 18, 2015 // Franchising.com // Whitesboro, TX - On Thursday, June 18 at 11 a.m., Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens with a three-day grand opening celebration in Whitesboro. The barbecue bash includes three chances to win free barbecue for a year, a $500 gift card and Dickey’s Barbecue merchandise.
“I love seeing our footprint expand in Texas,” said Roland Dickey, Jr., CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. “Whitesboro is a great community – we’re thrilled to see owner Brandon Parker bring slow-smoked barbecue to this area.”
The three-day day grand opening includes:
“Dickeys is one of the fastest growing franchises in the country and a brand people know and love,” said local owner Brandon Parker. “Whitesboro is an emerging market and everyone here can’t wait for us to open. We look forward to expanding the Dickey’s brand and sharing this experience with our guests.”
Where’s the party? The new Dickey’s Barbecue in Whitesboro is located at 1001 Hwy 377 and can be reached by calling 903.564.9600.
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, the fast-casual concept has nearly 500 locations in 42 states and still slow-smokes all meats onsite 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. 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.