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Concert for Steve & John Benefits Sea to Shining Sea Ride

By Richard Rhinehart

Westhampton Beach NY, June 29, 2012 – The annual Concert for Steve & John on the Great Lawn in Westhampton Beach, New York honors American heroes. World T.E.A.M. Sports‘ 2012 Sea to Shining Sea ride is this year’s beneficiary of the Saturday, July 7 concert, beginning at 6 p.m.

Featuring live music and entertainment, the free event also includes the public premiere of Austin Smithard’s feature documentary, “Two Shining Seas,” about the 2010 Sea to Shining Sea ride. The director, who traveled with the disabled veterans of the 2010 ride across America, generously provided a copy of his new film for its public premiere. The director and the distributor Aerofilm report the documentary’s official release is yet to be announced.

Organized in honor of the late Steve Smith and John Bachman, dedicated volunteer firemen from the Westhampton Beach Fire Department, the Concert for Steve & John attracts families from throughout Long Island. Participants are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy the concert. Food and drink will be available for purchase.

For further information about the concert, visit the official website.

Concert for Steve & John poster