New Business Spotlight: Civil Axe Throwing

Civil Axe Throwing

You’ve made it through Thanksgiving. And Black Friday. And most of the December festivities too. Now, it’s just New Year’s Eve standing in between you and the calm of a fresh new year. If you’re feeling the stress, we have a cool and creative idea! Release some tension at the new Civil Axe Throwing near Shops on 2nd Avenue.

About Civil Axe Throwing

Civil Axe Throwing in Decatur marks the sixth location for the brand, with another planned for Mobile. This unique business also has scored spots in other states, like Florida and Tennessee.

Now, after a successful Dec. 16, 2021 opening, it’s ready for you to try out! See if you can hit the mark.

What can I do there?

Well, for one thing, you can throw axes! For another, you can bring food and drinks. Those aged 21 and older are allowed to BYOB and indulge responsibly.

What if I don’t know how to throw an axe?

Don’t stress! They have coaches that will help you hit the target. From answering questions to keeping you safe, these coaches will make sure you have a good time. Consider bringing cash with you, as coaches are also allowed to accept tips!

Ways to support Civil Axe Throwing

Are you already booked up for the season? Want to support this brand-new place? Looking for gift ideas? You can purchase gift cards for Civil Axe Throwing here. Or, check out their shop for merch like hoodies and beanies.

You can also spread the word for free! Tell your buddies about Civil Axe Throwing, or just share this blog.

Visiting details

Those aged 10 and older can try their hand at Civil Axe Throwing. Just remember—all those who participate must complete a waiver. You should also wear closed-toed shoes.

You can conveniently book your visit online here. Or, if you want to drop by, they welcome walk-ins too.

As for their hours, they’re closed on Mondays. However, they’re open from 5 to 10 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, 5 p.m. to midnight on Fridays, 11 a.m. to midnight on Saturdays, and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays. You can find them at 209 C Second Ave. Southeast in Decatur. That’s only about a 10-minute drive from Summer Lodge!


Enough of having an axe to grind with stressful days! Instead, get an axe to toss at Civil Axe Throwing. You’ll love mastering an interesting sport at this newly-opened venue.

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