ADOPT A COUNTRY
Madison-area businesses embraced the 2019 Reebok CrossFit Games and all of the international athletes by celebrating a country of their choice. No matter where home was, fans from anywhere were invited to visit all of these spots and celebrate the Global Games.
Check back in summer for 2020 information.
Johnny Delmonico's Steakhouse
Enjoy Fernet con Coca and 14 oz Ney’s Prime Grass Fed Bone-In Tenderloin Chimichurri—both specially priced in celebration of Argentina.
Australian guests—and all CrossFit Games visitors—are welcome at this casual, comfortable, eclectic neighborhood eatery on Monroe Street in Madison.
Show a Belgian passport for 10% off food purchases from Brasserie V's locally-sourced menu including grass-fed beef, Wisconsin cheeses and local, organic produce.
Happy Hour, Wed–Fri: $2 off all Belgian taps, $3/$5 small bite menu
Wednesday special: Gueuze Girardin 1882 w/ Hook's Ten Year Cheddar pairing: $22
Thursday special: Bottle pours of Cascade Brewing Manhattan NW Sour Ale: $6/4.5 oz pour
DIY self-guided tasting - Belgian vs US flights: head-to-head comparison of three popular Belgian craft beer styles
- Dubbel: St. Bernardus Pater 6 (Watou, Belgium) vs Vintage Dedication (Madison)
- Saison: Saison Dupont (Tourpes, Belgium) vs Boulevard Tank 7 (Kansas City)
- Wit: St Bernardus Wit (Watou, Belgium) vs Good City Leo (Milwaukee)
- $6.50 per pair includes short pours of each beer and tasting notes
Share your experience on social media with #BelgianvsUSFlights for a chance to win Brasserie V swag.
Brazilian fans and athletes are invited to an all-day welcome reception (featuring a sampling of Wisconsin treats!) all day on Wed., July 31. Stop in Aug. 1 and 2, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., to also receive a welcome bag.
Canadian ID's receive 10% off, plus Labatt Blue and Labatt Blue light tall boy 16oz cans are only $2.
Nutrition Shack-State St.
Athletes and fans with a China ID receive 15% off their total purchase.
Enjoy a Paleo Margarita, Baja Burrito Plate and more, on a special menu in celebration of Colombia and the CrossFit Games.
Madison Eats Food Tours
Madison Eats Food Tours is hosting a Dominican night at Robinia Courtyard. Learn to dance bachata then use those moves on the dance floor while listening to live music by Golpe Tierra! Drink and food specials will celebrate our Dominican community and welcome the Dominican CrossFit attendees. Dance classes start at 7:30 p.m.. $5 cover. Join the Facebook event.
French visitors receive 10% off any food purchases, excluding alcohol.
Show a German passport/ID and receive $1 off a beverage (limit one per customer). Essen Haus proudly serves German and American inspired cuisine and 16 German taps.
Greek guests will receive a free Greek Beer or House-made Greek Yogurt with the purchase of a Gyro.
Delta Beer Lab
Delta Beer Lab welcomes Icelandic visitors with special menu translations, Icelandic word sheets and stickers. All CrossFit Games attendees can receive $1 off usual prices on their Porter and Golden Ale, as well as $5 off their 1/2 pint flights.
The Soap Opera
Enjoy displays with Indian products, and 10% off for those from India.
State Line Distillery
State Line Distillery is offering Italian visitors half off anytime they visit (with an Italian passport or ID). They will also have several cocktails featuring their Aperitivo, which is their take on a classic Italian bitter liqueur, including Americano: Sweet Vermouth, Aperitivo, Seltzer (Low ABV Cocktail) and Sprezzatura Forte: SLD Gin, Sweet Vermouth, Aperitivo.
Park Bank-Capitol Square
The Capitol Square branch of Park Bank will be decked out in Panamanian décor, and is offering a care package to Panamanian athletes.
Monona East Side Business Alliance
Filipino visitors are invited to stop by for a welcome package and to learn more about Monona's art murals.
Samoan guests—and all CrossFit Games visitors—are welcome to dine-in or carry out at this counter-style poke bowl and Hawaiian shave ice restaurant.
Fuegos - Steak Tapas Vegan
Enjoy paellas, tapas and 15% off for Spanish guests.
Visitors from Sweden receive 15% off. Enjoy in-store Fika August 1–4 and a Flower Crown Workshop August 3.
New Glarus Chamber of Commerce
New Glarus (AKA America's Little Switzerland) is delighted to host Switzerland's CrossFit fans. Visit the below businesses for a warm Swiss welcome and delicious food. For other ideas, visit swisstown.com.
- Chalet Landhaus Inn: Swiss Cookout Thurs., Aug. 1, 5–8:30 p.m. on the outdoor garden terrace.
- New Glarus Hotel Restaurant: Enjoy traditional Swiss cuisine and the polka music of the Zweifel Brothers Fri., Aug. 2, 7:30–10:30 p.m.
- Puempel's Olde Tavern: Visit this authentic Wisconsin tavern for a limburger cheese sandwich all day or the Bloody Mary bar from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. and see the century old murals of the story of Swiss independence.
Short Stack Eatery
Those with a Syrian passport/Visa receive a 10% VIP discount.
UK visitors receive buy-one-get-one 1/2 off appetizers and $4 pints of Spotted Cow beer.
Monroe Street Madison
Monroe Street’s nearly 100 locally-owned and independent businesses invite you to experience one of Madison’s favorite places to dine, shop and live, with special deals, menus and events just for the CrossFit Games.
Boulders Climbing Gym-Downtown
Day passes and intro packages are 10% off with any non-US ID, and 20% off with a Venezuelan ID.