Independence Day is an annual holiday celebrated in countries around the world commemorating the anniversary of the nation's independence. Each country has it's own reason to celebrate and many are celebrated similarly under other names such as National Day, Foundation Day, Statehood Day or name the day for their country.
Ukraine’s Independence Day commemorates the anniversary of the country’s independence. On August 24, 1991, Ukraine declared its independence from the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (U.S.S.R.). Independence Day in Ukraine is a big celebration with parades, festivals, concerts, and other celebrations across the country.