JEFFERSONTOWN, Ky (WDRB) -- Thousands of people will visit Jeffersontown during the Gaslight Festival.

WDRB's Keith Kaiser learns about some of the upcoming events.

Jeffersontown, Kentucky celebrates with the 53rd annual Gaslight Festival, September 11th through the 18th.

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, has events each day.

Events include a Poker Rally, Golf Scramble, 5k Run/Walk, Business Appreciation Day, Parade, Balloon Glow, and a Car Show.

FEATURED EVENTS:

Thursday, September 15th - 6pm

Witness the Gaslight Festival parade through Jeffersontown.

The parade will start at the J’town Commons Shopping Center, come up Taylorsville Rd to Watterson Trail.

Turn right on Watterson Trail and end at College Drive.

Friday, September 16th - Dusk

The Gaslight Balloon Glow happens in Skyview Park in Jeffersontown, Kentucky.

The event is free to attend with food trucks, vendors and activities for children.

September 16th-18th

Over 135 arts & crafts vendors travel from across the country to showcase their talents.

And more than 130 area business, civic & nonprofit organizations spread awareness at this 3-day event.

Centered in the small-town ambiance of Gaslight Square, the festival has evolved into a time-honored tradition of Jeffersontown.

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