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Long John Silver’s Offers Golden Bounty on Talk Like a Pirate Day

September 12, 2018

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 12, 2018--Avast ye scallywags, Long John Silver’s is celebrating Talk Like a Pirate Day on Sept. 19 with free Deep Fried Twinkies® at participating locations to all landlubbers who Talk Like a Pirate (no swearing, please). Landlubbers can also earn a free Fish N’ Fry by dressing as their favorite buccaneer.

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Long John Silver’s celebrates Talk Like a Pirate Day with a free Deep Fried Twinkie™. The Deep Fried Twinkie™ will be available at participating locations while supplies last. (Photo: Business Wire)

“Talk Like a Pirate Day is for all me hearties who love a good deal and don’t want to be hornswoggled,” said Stephanie Mattingly, Vice President of Marketing. “We love to see our customers’ excitement and are thrilled to share the bounty.”

This year, America’s favorite seafood restaurant is teaming up with the American Cancer Society to give back bigger and better than ever. Beginning on Talk Like a Pirate Day, customers will be able to donate to the American Cancer Society in over 650 participating Long John Silver’s locations. Last year, the brand was able to raise more than $50,000.

The brand is also opening the conversation on social media encouraging people to share how they earned their Deep Fried Twinkie™ on Talk Like a Pirate Day. To post or join in on the conversation, check out Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram and use #dfTwinkieLJS.

About Long John Silver’s

Long John Silver’s is a classic American brand founded in 1969, and stands today as the nation’s largest quick-service seafood chain with nearly 1,000 franchised and company-owned restaurants nationwide. Long John Silver’s is famous for its pure, wild-caught Alaskan whitefish, hand-dipped in its signature batter and lightly fried to golden perfection. Learn more at www.ljsilvers.com or join the conversation via social media on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram.

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