Road Closures: Gaslight Festival 2024

Due to the annual Gaslight Festival, some roadways will be closed, or traffic interrupted, to accommodate the festivities during the week of September 10th -17th. Listed below are the specifics:

  • Gaslight Festival 5k Run/Walk— The 5K Run/Walk is on Tuesday, September 10th, 2024, and start/end at the Jeffersontown City Hall. Watterson Trail will close at 6:00PM in front of City Hall and reopen at approximately 8:30PM. 
  • Gaslight Festival Parade—The parade is on Thursday, September 12th, 2024 at 6:00pm. Taylorsville Road will close at 5:15pm from Janlyn Drive to Watterson Trail. Watterson Trail will be closed from Taylorsville Road to College Drive at 5:30pm. The streets will reopen at approximately 9:00pm. The Jtown Shopping Center will have some areas roped off on Thurs morning, September 12th. Staging for the parade will begin at 4:00pm at the shopping center.
  • Gaslight Festival Car Show—The car show will be held on SUNDAY, September 15th, 2024 from 12pm—4pm. Taylorsville Road will be closed at College Drive/Old Six Mile and at Taylorsville Road and Sprowl at 9:00am and will reopen approximately 8:00pm

Weekend Closures: Friday, September 13th - Sunday, September 15th:

Taylorsville Road from Neal Drive to Jefferson Street, and Watterson Trail from Old Taylorsville Road to Billtown Road will be closed starting at 3:00pm on Friday, September 15th and will reopen on Sunday, September 15th at approximately 8:00pm.

And don’t forget to join us for the Business Appreciation Day Lunch in the Park! Held at Skyview Park from 11:00am—1:00pm on WEDNESDAY, September 11th, 2024. Complementary hamburgers and hot dogs, drinks and music. Please invite your employees so the City of Jeffersontown can show appreciation to all of the hard workers of Jtown!

The Jeffersontown Chamber and the City of Jeffersontown appreciate your support of Gaslight Festival, which brings more than 200,000 visitors to community of Jeffersontown.

For more information about Gaslight Festival, visit or call (502) 267-1674

This year's Gaslight Festival is presented by: