New Views 2014: Brooklyn Surf & Turf & Earth is Brooklyn Greenway Initiative’s annual summer benefit, celebrating newly accessible locations along the Brooklyn waterfront.

This year’s event will be held on Wednesday, June 25, 2014, from 6PM-10PM, with an after-party continuing until 11:30PM.

New Views 2014 marks the 10-year anniversary of BGI’s incorporation as a non-profit and will be held at the Duggal Greenhouse in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. The Duggal Greenhouse is New York’s newest premier venue, boasting spectacular Manhattan and East River bridge views.

Get your tickets today! All tickets will be held at the door.

What’s On Tap

Start your evening at the Chairman’s Reception on the mezzanine level of the Duggal Greenhouse, hosted by The Works Catering, a project of Housing Works. (“Runner” level tickets and above)

Following the reception, join the party on the main level of The Duggal Greenhouse, with an adjoining waterfront patio. Brooklyn Surf & Turf & Earth will feature ample food tastings from dozens of Brooklyn’s most distinctive restaurants including Backyard Restaurant and Bar, Breuckelen Distilling, Brooklyn Star, El Almacen, Gooey & Co, Home/Made, Luke’s Lobster, Oaxaca Taqueria, Parker Red – Ted and Honey, The Bruffin, Tipsy Scoop, Union Square Events, Van Brunt Stillhouse, Vendome Macaron, and Watty & Meg, as well as open bar, dessert, and live music from Willie Martinez and the New York City Salsa All-Stars.

For those who wish to extend the merriment, a lively after-party with music, dancing and drinks will follow. Limited parking is available. New Views 2014 is BGI’s premier professional networking party.

Honoring our Special Guests:

Congresswoman Nydia M. Velázquez

Regina Myer, President, Brooklyn Bridge Park
Baldev Duggal, Founder, Duggal Visual Solutions
Douglaston Development

Thank you to our Host Committee

  • Marc Agger
  • BlueMountain Capital Management LLC
  • Michael Cairl & Jim Harvey
  • Neely & Todd Cather
  • The Dedalus Foundation
  • Sheila & John Fellerath
  • Laurie & Dan Ginsberg
  • Aviva Goldstein & Richard Miller
  • GRANT engineering
  • Jonathan & Maria Harber
  • Lisa Heller
  • Sharelle Hicks & Nicki Humphrey
  • Mike Hodnett
  • Interior Resources, Inc.
  • Investors Bank
  • Annette Lang & Scott Lundberg
  • John J. Lavelle & Natasha Lifton
  • Law Office of Vaccaro and White
  • Lederer, Levine & Associates, LLC
  • Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects
  • Nextdoor
  • Hope & Sumner Pingree
  • Lisa R. Ruiz
  • Jo Anne Simon
  • We Design
  • Joanne Witty & Eugene Keilin

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Thank you to our Event Sponsors

Duggal Visual Solutions


Douglaston Development

The O’Connell Organization

GDC Properties

Greenpoint Landing

New York Water Taxi

Capital One Bank

One North Fourth

Alloy Development

Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation

David Kramer

Industry City

RAL Companies & Affiliates

Sidley Austin LLP

Sweet ‘N Low


Thank you to our Food and Beverage Sponsors

Brooklyn Brewery
Waterfront Wines & Spirits
The Works Catering

Thank you to our Media Sponsors


More Information

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Brian McCormick, Director of Development, at bmccormick(at) or 917.671.8945.

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