This trend dates back to 2011 in Canada. Swing a ding ding!
Ax throwing is a 2.5 hour, booked-in-advance, $35-$45 group activity for 6 to 24 people recommended for birthday parties, team-building events, bachelor/bachelorette parties, reunions or just a night out with friends.
According to Forbes, axe throwing venues are a trend that started in 2011 in Canada. One chain called Urban Axes has locations in Philadelphia, Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Cincinnati and Durham. Tampa already has two.