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May 4-5, 2019
The annual outdoor Ramp Festival has been running for 80+ years highlighting ramps; a native wild onion, harvested in the spring from the mountainsides, which can be eaten raw or cooked. A true culinary delicacy celebrated for its pungent aroma and the bold flavor it brings to food. Ramps are so cherished they were even featured in Garden & Gun’s Celebrate the South Article (No. 22). Come out to Waynesville for a full meal featuring ramps, crafts, variety of vendors, live music & more!
$5 Ramp meal served from 12-4 pm
Raps for sale
$10 entry w/ meal included served 12-6 pm
$5 w/ no meal
Live Music by Good Directions Band
Karaoke contest 6-9 pm
King & Queen of Ramps
Ramp eating contest
Cookout Food, 1 free hotdog to children under 10
Full Meal featuring Ramps • Crafts • Raw Ramps • Ramp Seasonings • Live Music
Event is sponsored by the American Legion Post 47. For vendor information please call (828) 456-8691.
American Legion, 171 Legion Drive, Waynesville NC 28786