Gaslight Festival & Event Detours
Tues., Sept. 11 - Sun., Sept. 16

September 11, 2018

Headed to the Jeffersontown Gaslight Festival? Events are happening from Sept. 11 to Sept. 16. The carnival extravaganza delights attendees with several fun events and activities such as a car show, motorcycle rally, children’s playground, balloon glow, arts & crafts and a spirited parade.

We have adjusted Route #40 for the safety of the participants. Please see the list of events and route information for ease of travel.

Gaslight 5K Run/Walk - Tues., Sept. 11 (6 pm to 8 pm)

Watterson Trail from Taylorsville Road to Dell Road will be closed to traffic from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The following detour will be in effect:

Route #40
Eastbound to Michael Edwards
Closed stops: Grand and Taylorsville to Ruckriegel at Walmart.
Next Nearest stops:  Taylorsville at Grand and Walmart.

Eastbound to Walmart
Closed stops: are between Grand and Taylorsville to Ruckriegel at Walmart.
Next Nearest stops:  Taylorsville at Grand and Walmart.

Westbound from Walmart
Closed stops: None
Next Nearest stop:  Walmart at Ruckriegel

Westbound from Michael Edwards
Closed stops: Ruckriegel at Walmart to Taylorsville Road at Grand Ave.
Next nearest stop: Walmart


Gaslight Festival Parade - Thurs., Sept. 13 (5:30 pm to 9 pm)

Taylorsville Road will be blocked from Jeffersontown Shopping Center to Watterson Trail. Watterson Trail will also be blocked to College Drive.  

Route #40
Eastbound to Michael Edwards
Closed stops: Grand at Taylorsville to Ruckriegel at Walmart.
Next Nearest stops:  Ruckriegel at Billtown

Eastbound to Walmart
Closed stops: Between Six Mile Lane at Taylorsville to Ruckriegel at Walmart
Next Nearest stops: Walmart or Six Mile Lane at Taylorsville Road

Westbound from Michael Edwards
Closed stops:  Between Six Mile Lane at Taylorsville to Ruckriegel at Walmart
Next Nearest stops:  Billtown & Ruckriegel and Taylorsville & Six Mile Lane

Westbound from Walmart
Closed stops: Walmart to Six Mile at Taylorsville Road
Next Nearest stops: Taylorsville Road at Grand


Gaslight Festival - Fri., Sept. 14 (6 pm) to Sun., Sept. 16 (7 pm)

Watterson Trail will be closed from Taylorsville Road to Billtown Road. Taylorsville Road will be blocked from Neal Drive to Peach Street.

Route #40
Eastbound to Ruckriegel at Walmart
Closed stops: Grand at Taylorsville to Ruckriegel at Walmart.
Next Nearest stop:  Walmart at Ruckriegel and Taylorsville & Grand

Eastbound to Michael Edwards
Closed stops: Taylorsville Road at Grand and Wal-Mart
Next nearest stop: Wal-Mart or Taylorsville Road at Grand

Westbound from Ruckriegle Parkway at Walmart
Closed stops: Ruckreigel at Taylorsvile Road and Taylorsville Road at Grand
Next Nearest stop:  Walmart at Ruckriegel or Taylorsville Road at Grand

Westbound from Michael Edwards
Closed stops: Taylorsville Road at Grand to Walmart
Next nearest stop: Taylorsville Road at Grand or Walmart

For more information, please contact TARC Customer Service at 502.585.1234.