In Kiev on 30 June in American home celebrated the independence Day of USA. Residents of the capital were treated to American burgers, hot dogs and chips, but was forced to practice English when dealing with US citizens.
The annual event, held for the fourth time, did not prevent even the changeable weather, reports “Informant”.
To celebrate Independence Day, the organizers decided in the usual American style – in the format of a fun party. Instead of formal speeches was a performance of jazz and rock groups (group Cisco and the Racecars specially came to the festival in Kiev from the USA) and flash mob dance.
The atmosphere was more than relaxing. Someone settled on the grass with a box of popcorn, and someone who participated in competitions or playing Twister.
At the entrance everyone was handing out American flags, and the guests were entertained until the evening “Marilyn Monroe”, “Elvis Prestly”, “Michael Jackson and Abraham Lincoln. With these characters it was possible to communicate in their native language and make a striking selfie.
The celebration brought together a lot of Americans. According to them they are very nice that these festivals take place in Ukraine and in such a relaxed atmosphere there is opportunity to chat and meet new people.
Meanwhile, the U.S. Congress approved a resolution supporting the Ukraine.
Trayan Markevich has been a reporter on the news desk since 2013. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Quebec Times, Trayan Markevich worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella.