Things to Do: Axe Throwing in Biloxi

axe throwing in Biloxi

Break a sweat from doing something other than just stepping outside this summer. Shake things up and get ready to throw down with one of America’s newest favorite pastimes! We’re talking about axe throwing in Biloxi.

Where to Go

In case you aren’t familiar with where to go for axe throwing in Biloxi, we’re going to give you a clue. Skål Axe Throwing is in downtown Biloxi on Howard Avenue.

Wondering how you can go when you can’t even say the name? Pronounce it like “skol.” It’s the Danish-Norwegian-Swedish word for “cheers” or “good health.” Basically, channel your inner Viking and raise your glass in a toast!

Skål Axe Throwing isn’t just any axe throwing establishment. It’s officially part of the World Axe Throwing League (WATL).

Of course, axe throwing in Biloxi wouldn’t be complete without good music, light refreshments, cold drinks and good-natured competition in an over-the-top atmosphere.

Three Ways to Play

We’re not referring to the number of friendly competitive games axe throwing offers. We mean general admission, private events and official competitions!

First up, general admission. Find your weekend warrior on a shared lane with a dedicated axe coach. Friday through Sunday come solo, as a duo or multiples. There’s a safety briefing, axe throwing training and then the games begin. Groups of 10 or more are encouraged to contact them about exclusive lane rental and private parties.

Next, special events. If you can think of it, they can supply the action-packed place. Birthdays, corporate events, wedding parties and more. Plus, the throw down can come to you with Mobile Axe Throwing. Again, click here to contact them.

Finally, there’s WATL 8-Week League Competitions. Sharpen your skills during the course, and compete along the way. Open to all skill levels.

Things to Know

Closed toed shoes are required. Otherwise, dress comfortably. All participants must be 13 years or older. However, there are exceptions to the age limit on Sundays and for private events. Kids as young as 8 may throw.

No matter what, participants must be deemed capable of safely handling an axe by one of the professional instructors.

Reservations are always recommended. Book general admission one to two weeks in advance. Special events and private parties should plan ahead two to six weeks in advance. Throw them a line for more details, or book now.

Have other questions? Check out their FAQ page before you go.

Location and Hours

For axe throwing in Biloxi, head to 808 Howard Ave., Suite A. This summer only, they are open seven days a week. Swing by Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday the fun lasts from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. General admission axe throwing experiences are an hour, and private events are two hours.

Stay connected and social when you like Skal’s Facebook page, and follow them on Twitter and Instagram! It’s also the best way to find out about fun specials and events.

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