The 50 th annual Gaslight Festival kicks off September 8th!
Jeffersontown, KY (September 2019) - What started as a small street party in 1969 has grown to
become one of the area’s largest festivals. The Gaslight Festival, hosted by The Chamber
Jeffersontown, begins on Sunday, September 8, and runs through Sunday, September 15 with
festivities held each day. Events include a Poker Rally, Golf Scramble, 5k Run/Walk, Business
Appreciation Day, Parade, Balloon Glow, a Car Show and a Pipe Smoking Contest.
In addition to the daily events, the festival street fair is September 13 – 15. Festival goers can shop
at over 260 vendor booths, enjoy live music, festival food & cold beverages, and even ride carnival
rides. The festival weekend, located in the heart of downtown Jeffersontown, is a time-honored
tradition that celebrates community spirit.
Schedule of events for the 2019 Gaslight Festival:
Sunday, September 8: Gaslight Poker Rally
Monday, September 9: Gaslight Golf Scramble
Tuesday, September 10: Gaslight 5k Run/Walk
Wednesday, September 11: Business Appreciation Day
Thursday, September 12: Gaslight Parade
Friday, September 13: Gaslight Balloon Glow (Skyview Park)
Friday, September 13 – Sunday, September 15: Gaslight Festival Weekend
Sunday, September 15: Gaslight Car Show
Sunday, September 15: Kentucky Pipe Smoking Championship
We are committed to providing a comfortable and safe environment during Gaslight. Due to recent
incidents at public events, youth 17 years of age and younger must be accompanied by a parent or
supervising adult over 21 after 7pm on Friday, September 13, 2019 and after 7pm on Saturday,
September 14, 2019.
For more information about the Jeffersontown Gaslight Festival, and more event details please visit
our website https://www.jtownchamber.com/gaslight-festival/, or call The Chamber Jeffersontown
at (502) 267-1674.