How To Throw An Axe Throwing Party

January 11, 2021 3:35 pm Published by

Do you have plans to throw a bash, but you’re tired of having the same old party? Looking for a unique, adventurous event to do with your family, friends or colleagues? Well then, an axe throwing party is exactly what you need to take your event to the next level and add that special edge. Pun intended!

What is axe throwing you may ask?

Axe throwing has a unique history in war and training, but in relation to modern times it has become a thriving sport. There are two major associations of axe throwing, The World Axe Throwing League (WATL) and The International Axe Throwing Federation. These leagues aim to standardize rules and unify both the competition and business practices for the sport at all levels.

We are Bad Axe Throwing, the largest Urban Axe Throwing company in the world, founded by CEO Mario Zelaya in the fall of 2014 in Burlington, Ontario, Canada. After a few years, we have over 30 locations across Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. Bad Axe is a proud member of the World Axe Throwing League, hosting seasonal leagues at our locations as well as hosting major WATL tourneys airing on ESPN including the World Championship, US Open and Throwdown Axe Festival.

What are the different axe throwing party types you can hold at our facilities?

Although the sport has grown exponentially, the bread and butter of what Bad Axe offers is teaching both pros and amateurs alike.

From a romantic date, to family get-togethers and thrilling team building experiences, this is the perfect place for you.

Everyone has taken a date to the movies, fancy restaurants, and bowling. Give your date an experience that they would never expect!

Having a birthday party? Our locations provide every vibe you can imagine and are suited for all ages. Run an event where you can cut your cake with an axe, toss in some beer or wine and of course enjoy the friendly competition.

Axe throwing is also a perfect choice for a family gathering. You can compete amongst your family members and see who has the true axe throwing genes. You will be assisted by our all-star coaches who will look after the safety and protection of your family while having fun.

You likely take your team to the same restaurant every year to celebrate their achievements. Axe throwing is the perfect avenue to mix things up and companies have found that we provide the perfect environment for team building, stress relief, and the chance for everyone to show the office who is the top dog. 

No experience is required. 

Throwing axes is a forms of entertainment you never knew you needed. Anyone can do it, from younger kids to octogenarians, and it will get you addicted after your first bullseye. After a two hour session with our dedicated coaches, you’ll feel like a pro nailing killshots and edging out the win against your peers. Although it may seem intimidating at first, our goal is to get every customer up and running in just 15 minutes of training and guidance. It’s easy to think that this may be a dangerous way of spending a day however this is a misconception about the sport of axe throwing. 

It is completely safe. 

Axe throwing as a sport has exploded on the scene and WATL alone has 340+ affiliate facilities all teaching people the technique necessary to throw an axe. There have been no major or minor “axe”idents as our staff takes every precaution to ensure that you both feel safe and have all the tools to throw safely. We are always present while throwing is taking place and with our guidance your axe will always be landing in the target, the safest place of all!

How to make a reservation for your axe throwing party!

It’s simple! Choose your date and time, and gather at least 4 people to make a reservation.

You have the option to book your axe throwing party reservation online via our user-friendly website, or by calling our 1-800 to chat with one of our courteous representatives. Both methods will help to guarantee a spot for your group. You’ll just need to pay a deposit for two regular admissions and the rest of your group can pay onsite using a debit or credit card. If you have less than 4 people don’t worry, we can still accommodate you. We have our walk-in sessions that offer you an hour session of axe throwing. No reservation needed!

Short notice reservations?

If the date you’re trying to book is within 2 days we’ll do our very best to book you in as we need to guarantee availability. If we are able to accept your booking we will give you a call or you will receive email from our customer service team as confirmation of your reservation.

Enjoy our “paperless system” in light of COVID-19

Sometimes filling out forms can be time consuming for groups. We make sure to make your time worthwhile by including a link where you can fill out the online waiver for you and the rest of your team.

We also now sell e-Gift cards. No need to visit our physical location. Getting a voucher is just a few clicks away.  You can purchase a gift card for a minimum of $25.00. We also offer the option of not only sending them to yourself,  you can also email the gift cards directly to your loved ones and friends. You can also send them on a future date, making gift-giving a breeze. How cool is that?

Will it be worth your time?

We have tens of thousands of reviews online and an overall rating of 4.9/5 across the board. So in short, YES! Who knows, the next world axe throwing champion could be you? Great prizes are at stake. Start your first experience with us and be a pro in the making, or simply come blow off some serious steam.