120,000 People Expected to Attend the 2008 Metro NY Balloon & Music
Festival at Brookhaven's Calabro Airport August 9
SOUTHAMPTON, Aug. 4 /CNW/ - Singer/philanthropist SIR IVAN is preparing
to take center stage at the Metro NY Balloon & Music Festival at Calabro
Airport in Brookhaven on Saturday, August 9 at 3:30 p.m. The Billboard
Chart-topping recording artist will perform from his new album of 60s
favorites, I Am Peaceman. Sir Ivan's royalties from the album will benefit his
Peaceman Foundation. The Peaceman Foundation's mission is to battle Hate
Crimes and to treat the victims of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder all over the
world. One hundred percent of all charitable contributions will be donated to
organizations that adhere to the mission statement.
(Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080707/NYM028 )
Sir Ivan is best known for his participation in the 2007 NBC/Sci-Fi
Channel hit series, Who Wants to Be a Superhero?, as "Mr. Mitzvah," a crusader
who fights the purveyors of hate and protects the world's children.
(Action-comic guru Stan Lee, the show's producer/judge, personally selected
Sir Ivan as one of ten finalists from among thousands of other
super-hopefuls.) Indeed, organizations that serve children hold a special
place in his heart. Sir Ivan has also been a notable supporter of Steven
Spielberg's Shoah Foundation and the family-endowed Wilzig Hospital in his
native New Jersey.
Sir Ivan has also been featured on VH1's "Fabulous Life in the Hamptons"
and his famous Castle has also been featured on The Travel Channel's "Grand
Castles of America".
For more information please on Sir Ivan, visit his Web site
http://www.sirivanmusic.com/ and his MySpace page
For further information:
For further information: John Wegorzewski, (212) 729-0834; or Edward
Callaghan of John Wegorzewski & Associates Public Relations & Marketing,
ALCHIMIA, New York, (212) 689-4831, or Southampton, (631) 283-9130,
firstname.lastname@example.org, both for Sir Ivan; Web site: http://www.sirivanmusic.com