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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Saddles Up to Virginia Beach

Nation's Largest Barbecue Franchise Opens New Virginia Location

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Feb. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dickey's Barbecue in Virginia Beach will be having a three day celebration for their new location on Thursday, February 13 to Saturday, February 15. Opening day, Thursday, February 13 the first 50 dine-in customers will receive a gift card for up to $50.

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"I can't wait to celebrate our grand opening with the community," said franchise owner Matt Burnett. "There's a large military community in our area and many locals who have heard of Dickey's Barbecue—I am excited to serve everyone!"

Friday, customers will enjoy a day full of merchandise giveaways. On Saturday, this location will be serving $2 Pulled Pork Barbecue sandwiches and there will be a special appearance from radio station 93.7 FM from noon to 2:00p.m. There will be giveaways for free barbecue for a year and a $500 gift card.

Matt Burnett is originally from Ohio and relocated to Virginia Beach. He was looking for a career change and looked into franchising opportunities and Dickey's Barbecue was a great fit.

Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Virginia Beach is located at 1544 Laskin Rd., Unit 212 next to Hilltop East and their store number is 757.425.1534 . To learn more about this local Dickey's, check out their Facebook page. #DickeysVirginiaBeach.

About Dickey's Barbecue Restaurants
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 on site in each restaurant. The fast-casual family-friendly concept has expanded to over 370 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.

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