The American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine (UCCU) held its annual picnic on July 7 to mark U.S. Independence Day, with around 3,000 guests attending the event. This year the picnic was held at the Kyiv International School Stadium. Guests were treated to pop music and American food, and relaxed with colleagues and friends. This year the picnic was cashless — attendees were issued cards to pay for food, drinks and entertainments. 1 U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch and ACCU President Andy Hunder welcome guests. 2 Children play in a bouncy castle in the children zone. 3 Visitors dance to music during the picnic. 4 Guests relax on the playing field at the stadium. 5 A girl sports a U.S.-themed face painting. 6 Children play on a bouncy castle in the kids' zone. 7 A man blows soap bubbles. 8 Children play a basketball game. 9 A woman poses in a hat for a photo.