Frequently Asked Questions

Axe throwing is a fantastic way to blow off a little steam after a long day of work, or connect with friends and family. The Axe Joint is also a great place to hold company parties, team building events, or celebrate special occasions, such as birthdays, anniversaries, bachelor/bachelorette parties, and more.

No experience? No worries! Our trained coaches will teach you the basics of safety, throwing technique, and rules so you can be an expert in no time. Safety is our top priority!



How old do I have to be to throw axes?

Unless accompanied by a guardian, all axe throwers shall be at least 18 years of age.

Can I watch other people throw and not have to pay to throw?

Yes! The Axe Joint features three sections of bar top seating that allows spectators to enjoy a drink and people watching.

Are shoes required to throw?

Yes! Closed toe shoes are required. But if you forget, don’t worry! Shoes and socks will be available to rent for $2.00.

I’ve never been axe throwing, is it safe?

Absolutely! A trained axe throwing coach will be present to greet your party and instruct you on how to hold and throw the axe. Axeperts will be able to explain different games that can be played to stroke your competitive personality!

Is food available?

Yes! In addition to a wide selection of craft beer, wine, and frozen alcoholic popsicles, The Axe Joint has partnered with local restaurant owners to provide a food variety from hamburgers, seafood, and BBQ!

How many people do I need to throw?

Bring as many as you can! There are no minimum required throwers, however lanes can comfortably accommodate 4-5 people. For parties larger than 5, please call to arrange reservations to ensure a second adjacent lane.

Are walk-ins welcomed?

Yes we welcome walk-ins! Walk-ins will be accommodated based on availability. We recommend booking online to ensure availability for your party.

Can I throw a party at The Axe Joint?

We love to party just as much as you do! We will accommodate parties for birthdays, bachelor/bachelorette, and corporate events! Interested in renting the whole place for a few hours? No problem! Please e-mail all party requests to

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Setting axe-pectations since 2020

120 S. Main Street
Summerville, SC  29483
(843) 285-8549

Hours of Operation:

Monday Closed
Tues - Thurs 4:00pm - 10:00pm
Fri 4:00pm - 12:00am
Saturday 11:00am - 12:00am
Sunday 2:00pm - 6:00pm

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