Dickey’s Barbecue Pit wants its 80th anniversary event to make history, literally!
On Thursday, October 28 from 6:30 p.m., Dickey’s will celebrate 80 years of serving delicious, slow-smoked meats and savory sides at The Rustic, located at 3656 Howell St. in Dallas. The Dickey Foundation, the nonprofit arm of Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, provides grants to provide first responders with the essential protective gear and safety equipment they need to make their jobs easier and, more importantly. , safer. This event will help raise additional funds for the foundation and celebrate an incredible 80 years of service to Legit. Texas. Barbecue.
Acclaimed country musician Josh Ward will perform live at the event as Dickey’s deliver a Texas-sized accomplishment!
From 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., the Texan-style barbecue brand will attempt to set the title GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS for most photos of people holding reusable mugs uploaded to Instagram within an hour. The record-breaking attempt will take place across the country as fans feature Dickey’s iconic Big Yellow Cup on their Instagram photos. In addition, for each photo published, Dickey’s will donate $ 1 to the Dickey Foundation.
BBQ enthusiasts across the country are invited to be a part of Dickey’s story! All they have to do is take a selfie in their Big Yellow Cup and use the #ShowUsYourCup and #BigYellowCup hashtags on Instagram to help Dickey set the record.
“We have been waiting for this celebration for a long time and we know it will be a very special night,” said Laura Rea Dickey, CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. “It is an honor to say that we have served our fans Legit. Texas . Barbecue. ™ for 80 years now, and it is fitting that we involve them in our festivities with this attempted title GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS ™. We hope our loyal barbecue fans can come to The Rustic for some great music, fun. fun and memories. ”
Dickey’s 80th birthday event will also include a pre-sale for Dickey’s newest cookbook, Beyond The BBQ, coming later this year and a silent auction with attractive prices. Guests of the event can bid on these items:
- DPD for a Day – Dallas Police Ride and Helicopter Ride
- Chef Phil’s cooking demonstration for 10 guests
- A home chef prepared wine and a cocktail dinner with the chefs of Dickey
- PG1000: Fast Eddy’s by Cookshack Pellet Grill with Home BBQ Tailgate Box
- A 3-day luxury cruise on a private yacht in Florida
- A year of Dickey
- Quarterly Barbecue At Home Boxes
- Year Provision of barbecue certificates
- Make your own sausage at Dickey’s Craft Sausage Co.
- Attend the Officer Package – Foursome at the ATO Golf Tournament & Foursome at the ATO Clay Shoot
Tickets for Dickey’s 80th birthday event are $ 100 each and include an evening of music featuring Josh Ward and food, an open bar and more. For more information, visit the event’s Facebook page.
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About Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc.
Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc., the world’s largest barbecue concept, was founded in 1941 by Travis Dickey. Over the past 80 years, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has served millions of legitimate guests. Texas. Barbecue. ™ At Dickey’s, all of our grilled meats are smoked on site in a walnut pit. Dickey’s takes pride in believing that there is no shortcut to a real barbecue and that’s why they never say barbecue. The Dallas-based family barbecue franchise offers several slow-smoked meats and healthy sides with “No BS (Bad Stuff)” included. Dickey’s has more than 550 locations in the United States and six other countries and is expected to have more than 600 by the end of 2021.
Led by CEO Laura Rea Dickey, who was named one of Nation’s Restaurant News 50 Most Influential Women in Restaurant in 2020 by Nation’s Restaurant News. For more information, visit www.dickeys.com.