Free night? Check. Group of friends or a date? Check. Ice-cold Beverages? Check. Closed-toed shoes? Check. Hey, wait. Where are we going with this? Axes? Check… Wait.


Seriously though! If you haven’t heard of Dubuque’s coolest new experience; it's Bustin’ Axe on Central Avenue in Dubuque. Think darts, but with axes, and knives, and saws, and cards? Yup! You can do it all with several different packages to choose from; all offering you an hour of throwing and enjoyment starting at just $20 and ranging up to $30 for some black light axe throwing. That sounds wicked cool.

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Bustin Axe is Dubuque’s only axe throwing range located in historic downtown Dubuque. Perfect for a new experience with friends or by yourself. They offer a dedicated coaching staff which can help demonstrate proper technique and safety while throwing. Bustin Axe also has a variety of drinks available, like; Pepsi products, energy drinks, domestic and craft beers, hard seltzers, and wine. No carry ins are allowed.

Bustin Axe Throwing Range is open Thursday through Sunday for anyone looking to enjoy some time on the range; with Wednesday day nights held for the Axe Throwing League, part of the World Axe Throwing League or WATL.



Booking for your evening or event 2 weeks in advance is recommended and you must be at least 12 years old to enter the building. Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult of at least 25 years old. Find more info and get to axe tossing today at

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