After a week away, BizBlog is back in business. Here's one item while I play catch-up at the office:
Dickey's Barbecue Pit is opening a second restaurant in Whatcom County.
The new restaurant is opening at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 26, at 2054 Main St. in Ferndale. Once open, hours will be 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. every day, said franchise owner Dustin Benson.
The first Whatcom County Dickey's restaurant opened in Lynden in 2012. The Ferndale restaurant will have the same menu as the one in Lynden, Benson said.
The Ferndale restaurant will have a variety of giveaways and sales June 26-28 to celebrate the opening. On Thursday, June 26, the first 50 customers will receive a gift card ranging from $5 to $50. The next 100 customers will receive a meal plate voucher. This Friday, Dickey's will have a drawing with three people winning barbecue for a year and one person winning a $500 gift card. Saturday's giveaways include T-shirts, cozies and sunglasses.
For details, visit the Dickey's Barbecue Pit - Ferndale Facebook page.