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  2015 Dinners -- updated January 29, 2015

Due to bad weather or a lack of ramps, some dinners have been canceled or had date changes in the past. So please contact them if you are traveling a long distance.

Pickens, WV
April 18. Probable date! Past year's info: 2:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. American Legion Hall. Ramps, ham, cornbread, beans, fried potatoes, applesauce, cole slaw, and dessert. Sponsored by Pickens Post 122 American Legion. $12 for adults, $5 for children under 12. 304-924-5813.

77th Annual Feast of the Ramson, Richwood, WV
April 18. Confirmed date from website. Past year's info: 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Richwood High School. West Virginia's oldest Ramp Feed. 77 years! There will be live music, entertainment, an Art and Craft Show (in the Red Gym and the High School Gym 9:30 A.M.to 4:00 P.M.), ramp dinner, and Our Second Annual Ramp Recipe Contest! Please check the Chamber's web site for advanced tickets. Order by April 10th. $13.00 Adults, $6.00 children under 12. (Will be $15.00 and $7,00 for children at door). For info 304-846-6790 or .

Camp Caesar Ramp Dinner
April 25. Tentative date! Last year's info: 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Price to be determined. Take outs available at door. Our menu includes: Fried Potatoes, Eggs, Bacon, Ham, Brown Beans, Ramps, Cornbread, dessert and drinks. Location: Camp Caesar Dining Hall. Route 20 North of Cowen in Upperglade, WV. Phone: 304-226-3888.

Fifth Annual Ramp Dinner, Colliers, WV
April 25. Tentative date! Last year's info: 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Fifth year for this dinner in northern panhandle! Olde St John's Episcopal Church at the intersection of St John's Rd and Eldersville Rd. (Rt. 27). We will have Ramps with Bacon and Potatoes, Beans and Corn Bread. Additions to that will be Ham, Hot Dogs, Ramp Dogs, and Ramp and Sausage Sandwichs with sweet onion and mustard grain marmalade.

We will have drinks and desserts as well and hopefully a few raffle baskets. We are a very small, beautiful church, over 200 hundred years old. This is our biggest fundraiser of the year so please come see what the stink is all about!! This might be the only ramp dinner in this area. For info call (304) 527-4746.

Helvetia Ramp Dinner, Helvetia, WV
April 25. Probable date! Past year's info:3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. or when the food is gone. Enjoy ramps, ham, fried potatoes, soup beans, coleslaw, applesauce, and cornbread with desserts and beverages. A square dance with music by the Helvetia Star Band follows at 9:00.

26th Annual Ramp Dinner, Springfield, WV
May 3. Confirmed date. Past year's info:Noon until the food is gone. The Springfield Valley VFD will have a ramp dinner at the Springfield Fire Hall on Springfield Grade Road. Menu: Meatloaf, Ham, Fried Potatoes with and without eggs, Brown Beans, White Beans, Corn Muffins, Salad, Raw and Sauted Ramps, and yes we even have cake. Everything served with and without ramps. Adult $12, children under 10 $6. For info call the Springfield Fire Dept., 304-822-3007.

Mathias, WV
May 16. Probable date! Past year's info: 4-7 p.m Jenkins Chapel Annual Ramp Dinner. From 259 South, take Howards Lick Road to Jenkins Hollow. For more information, contact the Hardy County CVB at 304-897-8700.

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