Everything’s bigger in Texas – bachelor and bachelorette parties included. Austin has long been a destination for those in search of something different. This is no surprise, as it is known across the world for its arts scene, dining (both fine dining and casual), and great weather all year long. If you’re planning a bachelor or bachelorette party in Austin this summer, the choices in this day and age are limitless. With new event destinations that are sure to leave a lasting impression on your guests popping up all the time, deciding what is right for your bachelor/bachelorette party can be difficult. We’ve put together a list of our top-rated destinations to ensure that your party will be the talk of the town.
Go Axe Throwing At BATL: The Backyard Axe Throwing League
It’s well known that the days of traditional bachelor/bachelorette parties are over, and people are looking for new and exciting ways to celebrate with their friends. The Backyard Axe Throwing League offers the perfect opportunity to host a bachelor/bachelorette party that your guests won’t soon forget. The competitive aspect of axe throwing is also a great way to kick off any bachelor or bachelorette party. It gets everybody engaged, gets the friendly one-upping going, and gets the adrenaline pumping. There’s a reason why competitive activities are so often used in bachelor parties, bachelorette parties, and stag and does: because it gets everyone involved, no matter what the age or skill.
Our private group tournaments are suited for groups of 2 or more (most BATL venues can facilitate 80+ people), and last 1.5 hours. Each axe throwing event begins with training from our skilled and dedicated axe coaches, followed by a round-robin style tournament and single elimination playoff – in order to crown a champion for the day. Our coaches are world-renowned for providing the best axe throwing experience possible while providing the utmost in safety and hospitality – and a few laughs along the way. Our coaches are even famous for sabering bottles of champagne with an axe, a sure bet to provide excellent photo documentation of your time with us.
If you’re not going to be in or around the Austin area this summer – no problem! The Backyard Axe Throwing League has 19 locations across North America: Toronto (Toronto West, Toronto East, and Vaughan), Pickering, Ottawa, Hamilton, Niagara Falls, Kitchener, Calgary, and London in Canada; and Novi, Chicago, Houston, Scottsdale, Orlando, Nashville, and North Carolina in the United States – with more locations on the way in 2020. Each BATL venue is a unique space, and most are fully licensed with a selection of beer, wine, coolers, and snacks.
Not into the idea of spending a day in one of our facilities? Lucky for you, BATL also brings the party on the road. A BATL offsite booking is a perfect way to transform your outdoor gathering into edgy space with adrenaline-filled friendly competition from the comfort of your own setting. Our off-site packages are fully insured, equipped and available for full and half-day bookings – perfectly suited to corporate gatherings, weddings, festivals, private parties and so much more. Our team of expert coaches can provide a personalized event with up to 8 targets based on your specific group size and needs, and the unique experience is sure to leave an impression on your guests. BATL offers offsite bookings within the surroundings of each of our 19 venues.