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Yeehaw! Mr. Dickey Celebrates Five Year Anniversary in Wesley Chapel

21 Apr 2015

(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 ... Read More

New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Opens in Chino with Barbecue Bash

20 Apr 2015

(Chino, CA) Hary and Neha Sharma are excited to serve up Texas-style barbecue in Chino. On Thursday, April 23 at 11 a.m., the couple opens a new Dickey’s Barbecue Pit with a three day grand opening. Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, the nation’s largest barbecue joint, smokes all meats onsite overnight, kids eat free every Sunday and free ice cream cones with ... Read More

Score Free Barbecue for a Year at the New Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Denton

15 Apr 2015

(Denton, TX) Nick and Dana Robinson are native Texans who grew up eating Dickey’s Barbecue. On Thursday, April 16 at 11 a.m., the couple will open their first Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Denton. To celebrate, they are hosting a barbecue bash offering three chances to win free barbecue for a year, a $500 gift card and Dickey’s Barbecue merchandise.   “Denton ... Read More

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Brand Champion: Ray Dubois

22 Apr 2015

Ray Dubois has a wealth of restaurant experience after years working as a District Manager for a larger burger chain. After years working for someone else, Ray wanted to own his own franchise. He set on a search when he discovered Dickey’s Barbecue Pit. In 2011, Ray opened his first location in Pooler, Georgia followed by a second location in ... Read More

Batter Up! Barbecue and Baseball are Back in Full Swing!

20 Apr 2015

One of Our favorite things about summer is the multitude of baseball games throughout the season, because more baseball games means more tailgating! Location Location, location, location. This is an extremely important element of the whole tailgating experience. You want to make certain your tailgating spot is close enough to the stadium to where everyone can quickly pack up and get to the ... Read More

Brand Champion: Ken Lynch

15 Apr 2015

Ken Lynch worked in IT nearby the Dickey’s Barbecue Pit location in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Dickey’s became a Thursday favorite for everyone in his office. When his company faced a layoff, Ken thought Dickey’s Barbecue Pit would be a great opportunity for him and his family. “We would look forward to our Thursday lunch every week,” said Lynch. “There wasn’t anything else ... Read More

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CNBC Names Dickey's Number Four in America's Fastest Growing Restaurants

25 Mar 2015

Dickey's beat out Chipotle in CNBC's list of America's Fastest Growing Restaurants with a unit growth of 28 percent in 2014. Check out the full list here. ... Read More

Entrepreneur Featured Our Owner Operators in Colorado Spings

25 Mar 2015

Owner Operators, Bob and Barb Rusnak of Colorado Springs were featured in Entrepreneur's Franchise Players section. The full interview is available here.  ... Read More

Restaurant Business Names the Dickeys in this Year's Power 20

25 Mar 2015

Restaurant Business named the Dickey family in the magazine's second annual Power 20 list.This year's list focused on family dynasties leading restaurants into a new generation. Check out the full list here.  ... Read More

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Barbecue Boots & Badges Foundation

The Barbecue Boots & Badges foundation is committed to indirectly serve the professions of law enforcement and fire fighting by providing educational programs to the general public that will enhance safety, build career awareness, provide information on volunteer opportunities, and provide funding to enhance services. Read More