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Local Longmont Family Opens Dickey’s Barbecue Pit In Their Hometown

Published: 03 Nov 2016

Dickey’s will offer four weeks of specials and giveaways, including free barbecue for a year for three guests

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(Longmont, CO) Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens its doors to the Longmont community Thursday with four weeks of specials and giveaways, including free barbecue for a year for three lucky guests. To enter, guests of the new location must use #1FreeYearofBBQ on any social media page, order online or sign up for the Big Yellow Cup Club to receive loyalty points and member-only specials. The first 50 guests on Thursdays for the next four weeks will get a complimentary taste of Dickey’s newest limited time offer, the Frito’s Pie Taco. On Fridays, first responders will receive 50 percent off their meal, and guests will have the opportunity to donate to Barbecue, Boots & Badges, Dickey’s charitable foundation.


To join the Big Yellow Cup Club and receive Dickey’s member-only specials, click here.


“We congratulate the Kolm family on joining the Dickey’s team,” says Roland Dickey, Jr., CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, Inc. “Dickey’s first franchise outside of Texas opened in Colorado, and we are proud to continue expanding throughout the state.”


Doors open this Thursday and guests can enjoy the grand opening events over the next four weeks:


Thirsty Thursdays—All guests will receive a free Limited Edition Anniversary Cup with our new reusable travel lid and straw. The first 50 guests will receive a complimentary taste of the Frito’s Pie Taco, Dickey’s newest limited time offer.


Philanthropy Fridays— “You Give, We Give”, guests who donate to Dickey’s charitable foundation, Barbecue, Boots & Badges, will receive a gift card as a thank you for their donation. Uniformed first responders also receive 50 percent off their meal.


Singer/Songwriter Saturdays— Enjoy live music from a local musician.


Kids Eat Free All Day Every Sunday with a $10 dine-in purchase per adult.


To find the Dickey’s Barbecue Pit nearest you, click here.


Originally from Wyoming, the Kolm family has called Longmont their home for over 20 years. Gary and Lesa are the proud owners of five HobbyTown locations around the area. After spending the past 13 years operating their HobbyTown locations, the Kolm’s decided they wanted to break into the restaurant industry. Gary and Lesa, along with their daughter Melinda, are thrilled to open a Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in their community. “We love Dickey’s slow-smoked, Texas-style barbecue and we are excited to serve it to the residents of our community.”


Residents of Longmont can find their newest Dickey’s Barbecue Pit at 1935 Main St. Longmont, CO 80501. The phone number is 720-552-8009.


Find Dickey’s on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

About Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.
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 more than 560 locations in 43 states. This year Dickey’s won first place on Fast Casual’s “Top 100 Movers and Shakers” and ranked in the top ten of Franchise Times’ “Fast and Serious.” Dickey’s Barbecue Pit 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 or for barbecue franchise opportunities call 866.340.6188.



Local Longmont Family Opens Dickey’s Barbecue Pit In Their Hometown
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