Peiyun Y. of China spent the 4th of July in Tinley Park and Chicago, Illinois. She participated in a parade and threw candy at the kids watching the parade. After the parade, she went to downtown Chicago with her friends. She saw someone riding a horse on the street in Chicago! They went to Michigan Avenue, although many shops were closed because of the holiday. They went to the lakefront and watched the fireworks. Peiyun loved walking along the lakefront with her friends.