Whittier residents will get a fast casual barbecue option on Thursday, April 16 at 11 a.m., when Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens in the Santa Fe Springs Plaza. Local owner, Kevin Vuu is hosting a three day grand opening celebration where the first 50 guests will receive gift cards ranging from $5 to $50.
“Dickey’s Barbecue is taking off in Southern California,” said Roland Dickey, Jr., CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. “Kevin is a great new owner who will make a positive impact on our brand and the community he serves.”
Friday, Dickey’s Barbecue will have all day merchandise giveaways with t-shirts, sunglasses, koozies and more. Saturday, radio station 104.3 MyFM will be on-site from noon to 2 p.m. and one lucky winner will receive a $500 gift card and three winners will win free barbecue for an entire year. Guests can also score a deal with $2 pulled pork barbecue sandwiches during the event.