Schedule of Events

This weekend marks the 16th anniversary of the Walla Walla Sausagefest at DeSales High School. This annual event is a fun-filled, family-friendly weekend that raises funds for education in the Walla Walla Valley. This year the event features lots of great food including artisan sausages, burgers, salads, tamales, desserts, local beers and wines, a football game, a cornhole tournament, bingo, movies for the kids, a Kids Zone with dozens of games and bounce houses, two nights of concerts, and more. The event and both concerts are free to attend and open to the public, though food and drink (if desired) are not included. The full schedule for the weekend is below.

Friday, October 5th: 5:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.


5:00 p.m. - Sausagefest Opens (Beer and wine garden, foods, kids games)

7:00 p.m. - DeSales Football vs. Kiona-Benton 

7:00 p.m. - Kids Movie in Library

9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. - Shanks Pony

8:30 p.m. - Kids Movie in Library


Saturday, October 6th: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m.


11:00 a.m. - Sausagefest Opens (Beer and wine garden, food, kids games, inflatables)

12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Cornhole Tournament

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Bingo

7:00 p.m. - Kids Movie in Library

8:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. - Whiskey Creek Band

8:30 p.m. - Kids Movie in Library


The Walla Walla Sausagefest is presented by TKCPA, Gramercy Cellars, Tranche Cellars, Edward Jones - Hank Worden,  Columbia REA, and Walla Walla Pediatric Dentistry. Additional support is provided by MCM Strategic & Communications, Va Piano Vineyards, Rancho Villa, Blue Mountain Cider Company, Grixson Brewing, Burwood Brewing, Gillespie Roofing, Baker Boyer Bank, Tallman’s, Valley Vision, Community Bank, Integrity Design & Copyworks, Total Comfort Solutions, McDonald-Zaring Insurance, Koncrete Industries, CliftonLarsonAllen, Coffee Cravings, Watson & Watson, Red Monkey, Stone Hut, Ben Wolfram Realty at Williams Team Homes, Banner Bank, Animal Clinic East, Paul Richardson Agency, Isaacs & Associates, J.L. Stubblefield Trust, Columbia Basin Hearing, and Wood Orthodontics. 


The Beer and Wine Garden features a selection of beers from the Odom Corporation, Burwood Brewing, and Grixson Brewing. Hard cider is available from Blue Mountain Cider Company. Wines from wineries including Doubleback, Va Piano, Balboa, Gramercy, Tranche, Dunham, Tamarack, Revelry, Five Star, Cadaretta, Canvasback, Saviah, Dusted Valley, Mark Ryan, and more will be available by the glass.