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Axe Throwing at Detroit Axe Corktown & The Yard

Ready, set, throw! From reservation based  axe throwing experiences to spur-of-the-moment walk-ins to special events to fierce league play, Detroit Axe is your destination for Corktown axe throwing. Located on Michigan Ave right next to Tiger Stadium between Trumbull and the Lodge—less than a mile from Michigan Central Station—we have something fun for everyone. Read on for more info, or come check out our axe throwing venue in Corktown today
Play board games or pinball, lift your spirits at our full bar, or relax by the fire pits. When you've claimed your victory in the lanes, hop on our axe throne for the perfectly Instagrammable photo op! As part of The Yard at Corktown entertainment venue in Detroit, Michigan, you can also chow down at The Corner Grill. Experience a fun night out with your family and friends by reserving axe throwing lanes now with our easy booking system!

what kind of axe throwing experience in Corktown are you looking for?


Experience a fun night out with your family and friends by reserving axe throwing lanes with our easy booking system! We accept online reservations for groups of 1-30 people. Reservations are $40/person for a 90 minute timeslot and include instruction and tournament style play all led by your very own, dedicated Axe Master. Parties booked for 5 or more will have a private arena for their group. Small groups (1-4 people) will be sharing their space with other small groups up to 8 people. Your axe master will make sure you all end up friends afterwards!

You will be able to order from our full service Axe Bar and enjoy food and drink (responsibly) at your lanes during your reservation or in the first come first serve lounge before and/or after. The menu is courtesy of our onsite Truck, The Corner Grill. If you have a larger group and prefer a family style, pre-ordered food package, you can add that your reservation during the booking process. Our Food Package options can be found HERE.

For groups larger than 30 or any other special event that goes beyond our standard reservation options, please give us a call or shoot us an email at our SPECIAL EVENTS PAGE and we will start planning your personalized experience.


Walk-Ins are $25 per person for one hour of Axe Throwing. Walk-Ins are available on a first come, first serve basis and based on availability. If we can't get you in right away, we will put you on a waitlist for the next available slot if one is available, and you can enjoy everything The Yard has to offer while you wait. Please keep in mind that you could be sharing your walk in lanes with up to 8 total people.


Axe Throwing leagues are a great way to indulge your craving for the thunk economically and socially. You get 7 weeks of match play (28 matches total) culminating in the top 16 playoffs on week 8. You also get $10 walk-in pricing, a free T-Shirt and the chance to hang out some pretty cool people. We have leagues for every skill level and every calendar. Check our league page for options!


Host your large group event in a fun, interactive place! Axe throwing can be a great team building exercise and is fun for everyone. We excel at providing unique and memorable experiences for your team or group of friends that will be catered to your specific needs. To get more information about hosting a group larger than 30 people, an off hours event, private buyout, corporate/team building event, holiday party or anything else you can think of, visit our special events page!


To book a lane, make a group reservation, or learn more about our leagues, tap your heels together three times, imagine yourself sitting on one of our axe thrones, and click the corresponding button above!

Axe Throwing Reservations at Detroit Axe Corktown

Booking an arena with us is easy! Just select your day, then choose your player count, desired available time, pay the deposit and you are on your way!

Let’s Get Started!

(Online bookings must be made 8 hours in advance. For same day bookings, give us a shout at 248-291-5650 and we will see what we can do!)

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Mon: Closed
Tue: Closed
Wed: 4 PM-10 PM (Last Walk-in at 9:30pm)
Thr: 4 PM-10 PM (Last Walk-in at 9:30pm)
Fri: 4 PM- 12 AM (Last Walk-in at 11:30pm)
Sat: 4 PM- 12 AM (Last Walk-in at 11:30pm)
Sun: 4 PM- 9 PM (Last Walk-in at 8:30pm)