We are closed at the current time but we hope to reopen soon!

Everyone that has come to visit us is KICK-AXE and we appreciate you!


Home of Drinking Beer
And Throwing Things!



Throw that special someone an amazing party with cake, flying axes, plate smashing, foot ball tossing and competitive fun!


Bachelor & Bachelorette

When someone ties the knot, make their last night of freedom unforgettable.


Corporate Team Building

Finally toss boring team building out the window and toss an axe!


Date Night

Looking for some kindling to keep the fire burning? We got it!


Family Fun

Put your electronics away, get out of the house and get throwing!

How It Works

Are you ready for a customized experience guided by our trained staff that buckles you in for a ride on the fun train? Book your experience online with us in advance to secure your spot, or walk-in and create your own magic while waiting to play.



630 W Lake St, Elmhurst, IL 60126

Sunday-Thursday: Closed

Friday: 5pm – 10pm

Saturday: 5pm – 10pm

Looking to plan something outside of our public hours? We’d love to host your private party at anytime! Email us or give us a call and we will arrange a time for your party.

What is Axe Throwing?

Chicago’s Largest Axe Throwing Axe Throwing and Throw Bar!

Chicago has never seen anything quite like this! Come in and enjoy tons of tasty menu items and axe throwing lumberjack inspired drinks and get ready to throw everything from axes to footballs at bowling pins! We have plenty of axe throwing ranges with with fully trained axeperts to keep your AXEperience fun and safe! Axe throwing not your thing? Don’t worry! We have football bowling, plate smash, and so many other games to play and compete against your friends with! This is the perfect spot for your next date night, team building, or just a fun night out with your friends and family! Conveniently located in Elmhurst with plenty of parking! Get in here and get ready to throw Chicago!

Yes! Axe Throwing is a new and AXE-tremely fun form of active entertainment that you can experience right here in Elmhurst! You and your friends will be taught how to throw an axe safely and efficiently by our fully trained axepert who will then lead you in several axe throwing games throughout your session. This is sure to heat some competition between you and friends especially during the single elimination round where one skilled axe thrower will be stamped the winner and be named, ‘LUMBERLORD’. Come out and experience Chicago urban axe throwing at its finest!

Throw Nation is the first throw bar in Chicago and we have way more to throw than just axes! Check out plate smash where you throw baseballs at plates! How good are you with a football? Can you hurl a football at bowling pins and show off your skills to your friends? We’ve seen many Grandma’s dominate in this unique game! Kids are welcome everyday until 8pm so be sure to bring the whole family out!