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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Throws Big Celebration for New West Milwaukee Location

Nation's Largest Barbecue Franchise Opens New Wisconsin Location

MILWAUKEE, Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting Thursday, January 23, Dickey's Barbecue in Milwaukee will celebrate the opening of their new location. The first 50 customers who purchase an item will receive a Dickey's Barbecue Pit gift card loaded with up to $50.

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"Our guests are very excited about Texas barbecue coming to Milwaukee," said local owner Larry Visk. "People in Milwaukee love barbecue, country music, baseball and football -- it sounds like a win-win situation to me."

The party continues Friday with a day of merchandise giveaways. On Saturday this location will be serving $2 Pulled Pork Barbecue sandwiches and radio station 106.1FM will be on-site from noon to 2:00p.m. There will be giveaways for FREE barbecue for a year and a $500 gift card.

Larry and Bianca Visk have lived in the Kenosha area for 22 years. Larry is a master licensed electrician and spent 6 years working in Afghanistan on the military base. Bianca has been teaching piano for 30 years. She has performed all over the U.S and internationally. Larry is already brainstorming on where he would like to build his next Dickey's Barbecue.

Dickey's Barbecue Pit in Milwaukee is located at 2149 Miller Park Way a mile for Miller Park Stadium and their store number is 414.384.4227. To learn more about this local Dickey's, check out their Facebook page #DickeysWestMilwaukee.

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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