April 21 Friday & 22 Saturday, 2023


4-H Camp McCroy
1058 Hwy 30
Reliance, TN 37369

65th Annual Polk County Tennessee Ramp Tramp Festival

April 21 & 22, 2023
Camp McCroy, 1058 Hwy 30, Reliance, TN 37369

Ramps Festival The Ramp Tramp Festival will celebrate its 65th year on Friday April 21 & Saturday April 22, 2022 at Camp McCroy 4-H Camp located at 1058 Hwy 30 in Reliance Tennessee.

This FREE two-day event features live bluegrass, folk, and rock-and-roll oldies music along with the traditional Ramp Meal which includes, Ramps in eggs, white beans, cornbread, fried potatoes, and streaked meat bacon.

Friday evening is Bluegrass & Beans beginning at 6pm. Then on Saturday there is more live music & an outdoor crafts festival beginning at 10am with a sit-down served from 10:00am until 2:00pm.

Bagged ramps are available for sale until they are sold out.

Proceeds for this event benefit the Polk County 4-H Clubs and Camp McCroy.

For more information, contact the Polk County 4-H Office at 423-338-4503


The Polk County Ramp Tramp Festival started in 1958 by 4-H club members and volunteers who ”tramped” up the Big Frog Mountain in Polk County, TN to enjoy a hike on a spring day as well as a ramp meal.

Today, that same traditional spirit lives on during the annual Polk County Ramp Tramp Festival.

Camp McCroy, 1058 Hwy 30, Reliance, TN 37369


Friday April 21, 2023

6pm-8pm Ramp Meal
White Beans, cornbread, raw ramps, fried potatoes and ramps.

6pm-8pm Live Music
6:00pm Double Cross
7:00pm Connection 27

Saturday April 22, 2023

Visit & Shop with our Local Heritage Craft Vendors

10am-2pm Ramp Meal
Fried ramps in eggs, fried potatoes, country bacon, white beans and cornbread with drink.

10am-2pm Buy Ramps by the Bag
Until we sell out.

10am-2pm Live Music
10:00am The Mis Fits
12noon Fredonia Bluegrass
1:00pm Cedar Ridge

The Warman Trio (father and two daughter trio who performs rock-‘n’-roll & country hits of the 40s, 50s, 60’s, sponsored by the Polk County Chamber of Commerce)