UPDATE: Dickey's Barbeque Pit kicked off its three day grand opening today at the Middletown Mall in Fairmont.
There was a long line of people excited to get a taste of barbeque. The first 50 customers to dine in would receive a $50 gift card. Some of the first customers in line received small gift bags.
Tomorrow there will be giveaways, and Saturday will feature two dollar Pulled Pork sandwiches.
Other giveaways include a 500 dollar gift card and FREE barbecue for a year.
ORIGINAL: Fairmont is kicking off the new year with a three day grand-opening of a brand new restaurant.
Dickey's Barbecue Pit will open its new location at the Middletown Mall on Thursday. The first 50 dine-in customers will receive a gift card for up to 50 dollars.
"We've had great feedback and support and can't wait to share this moment with the community," said local owner Bonnita Pena in a press release. "I'm also excited to meet everyone who "liked" our Facebook page."
There will be Dickey's BBQ merchandise giveaways on Friday and two dollar Pulled Pork Barbecue sandwiches will be offered on Saturday.
Other giveaways include a $500 gift card and free barbecue for a year. All meats are slow smoked on site in each restaurant.
Dickey's Barbecue was founded by Travis Dickey with the goal of authentic slow smoked barbecue in Dallas, Texas. It has been around for more than 72 years land offers a quality selection of signature meats, home style sides, tangy barbecue sauce and free kids meals every Sunday.
More additional information on the grand-opening events, click on the link to visit its Facebook page.