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in Chicago
(West Loop)

Private Lanes. Private Events

Get a large 12ft x 20ft private lane all to yourself. Book with as little as 4 people.

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Walk-in &
Throwing This

Don't have at least 4 people? We have limited walk-in hours, primarily on weekends.

Dates from:
Jul 26th - Aug 22nd

We have 2 locations in Chicago!

Try our new larger facility in Lake View or our Veteran facility in West Loop

Lake View

2828 N Clark St Atrium Level

(844) 818-0999

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West Loop

165 N Loomis Street

(844) 818-0999

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BAD AXE Chicago (West Loop)

165 N Loomis Street

Phone: (844) 818-0999

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  • Fun Facts

    • Chicago West Loop was the first U.S. Bad Axe location
    • The West Loop location has two separate rooms, giving the space an intimate feel
  • Bring your own food and Non-Alcoholic drinks

    Get your snack on! Here at Bad Axe we like to encourage you to plan your own party and bring whatever makes the group happiest!

  • 18+ to Enter

    Unfortunately the City of Chicago regulates that all patrons inside the facility must be 18 years of age or older!

no-hassle pricing

  • Walk-ins

    $26.98 /person

    Per Person

    Group booking
    not required

    • Subject to calendar availability
    • Common area targets
  • Large Group Rate

    $35 / Person

    Minimum of
    31 people

    • Discounted rate
      for groups with 31 people and up
    • Bring your own food & drinks (non alcoholic beverages only)
    • 1.5 hours of axe throwing fun
  • Bad Axe Package

    $41.99 / Person

    Minimum of
    4 people

    • One shared Axe Throwing Coach
    • 2 reserved targets for up to 12 people
    • Bring your own food & drinks (non alcoholic beverages only)
    • 1.5 hours of axe throwing fun

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HEROES (Firefighters, Nurses, EMT, Paramedics, Police Officers & Military (Active and Veteran)) get our lowest & exclusive rate
for group events, $35/hero! (For private events only, rate is valid for individuals with valid ID)

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throwing chicago
(west loop)

Looking for something new, memorable and cool to do in Chicago? Then try Axe Throwing in Chicago, because who doesn't like throwing axes at wooden targets? Axe Throwing is a great way to release stress, and at the same time, have lots of fun! If you want a break from the city life to have a little friendly competition and comradery with friends, family and co-workers then Bad Axe Throwing is the place for you. There will be lots of different games that will make your outing more fun and entertaining for everybody. We are located in Chicago's West Loop. Local attractions include Navy Pier which overlooks the beautiful lakefront, the Magnificent Mile, and the United Center. Within walking distance is Fulton Market, which offers a vibrant night life with a variety of bars to visit before or after your axe throwing party. If you are visiting from the suburbs Bad Axe is conveniently located off of the I-290 Ashland exit or the I-90/94 Lake St exit. Please note, the City of Chicago does not allow BYOB or alcohol  at our location (a restriction enforced by the city). Firefighters, police officers, soldiers and nurses also get our lowest & exclusive rate.

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Bad Axe Throwing Leagues

Can’t get enough Bad Axe Throwing? Did you know we run leagues? Each axe throwing league at Bad Axe Throwing lasts 8 weeks. The first 7 weeks of league you compete with others, have fun and you’ll also get to see where you rank on the global World Axe Throwing League leaderboard! The final week of each league includes a double elimination tournament to crown a champion. Ask your coach about signing up for an axe throwing league and making a ton of new friends! Axe Throwing League Info


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