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WHAT IS THE MINIMUM AGE FOR HATCHET THROWING AT STUMPY'S IN FORT WORTH?

The minimum age requirement for hatchet and axe throwing at Stumpy’s Hatchet House in Fort Worth is 18. We have family days on Saturday’s from 2pm – 6pm and all day on Sundays. During family days 13 and older are allowed to throw. PLEASE NOTE: We have a zero-tolerance policy for underage drinking!

HOW DOES AXE THROWING START?

After about 15-20 minutes of training, most guests are hitting the target and honing in on the bullseye. When the group feels ready, it is encouraged to try a variety of hatchet and axe throwing target games. Instructions are in the axe throwing pit, or you can ask an axe throwing coach. Want a head start on things? Check out the games here!

DO YOU SELL FOOD OR DRINKS AT STUMPY’S IN FORT WORTH?

Yes! We have a beer and wine bar, as well as water and soft drinks available for sale. We now serve food and are no longer allowing outside food in. We cater for large parties or corporate events and now sell beef and cheddar/jalapeño smoked sausages with chips.

IS THERE A SPECIAL PRICE FOR LARGE GROUPS OR CORPORATE EVENTS?

Please contact us at info@stumpysfortworth.com if you are planning an event for a group of 30 or more, and we will discuss all your options.

DO YOU TAKE WALK-INS AT STUMPY'S IN FORT WORTH?

Though we will try to accommodate walk-ins whenever possible at Stumpy’s Hatchet House in Fort Worth, it is not something we recommend. We’d hate for you to drive here just to be turned away! Due to the popularity of our hatchet and axe throwing bars, we are normally pretty booked with reservations, especially on the weekends! Our reservation system lists all available times for each day. If no times are listed, we will not have space for you on that date. (Sorry!) However, if we do have slots of open availability, we’d be happy to bring you in! You can also call the location nearest you to ask if it can accommodate you and your group.

CAN PEOPLE COME WATCH AXE THROWING AT STUMPY'S IN FORT WORTH?

Of course! Non-throwers are allowed to come join the social throwdown, though we will ask them to pay $15 plus tax. With that being said, the rule still applies that all Stumpy’s guests must still meet the minimum age requirements of that location, whether they are throwing or not! For the $15, you will get to share in the Stumpy’s experience which includes games, drinks and food.

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DO YOU SELL FOOD & DRINKS AT sTUMPY'S IN FORT WORTH?

Yes! We have a beer and wine bar, as well as water and soft drinks available for sale. We now serve food, so we do not allow any outside food. We are now serving beef and cheddar/jalapeño smoked sausages with chips.

Hosting a private party or corporate event with us? We also have local caterers we often work with and can set your group up with them as well.

WHEN ARE YOU OPEN?

We are open 5 Days a week, Wednesday-Sunday.

  • WEDNESDAY-THURSDAY: 5PM-10PM
  • FRIDAY: 5PM-MIDNIGHT
  • SATURDAY: 2PM-MIDNIGHT
  • SUNDAY: 2PM-6PM

**We will open for Private Parties of 20 people or more any day of the week by request. Give us a call to schedule.

HOW MUCH DOES AXE THROWING COST?

If you are part of a group of 1-4 people, you will need a one hour time slot. The cost per person is $25 plus tax for the hour.

Groups of 5 or more will require 2 hours. The cost per person is $40 for the two hour time slot. This will allow all throwers to get in the practice they need to become AXEperts!

For those who want to be part of the party, but are unable to axe throw, the non-thrower fee is $15 plus tax.

WHERE DO I PARK?

Stumpy’s Hatchet House in Fort Worth has plenty of parking in the back of the building. If this lot is full, there is street parking available.

CAN PEOPLE COME WATCH AT STUMPY'S IN FORT WORTH?

Non-throwers (Debbie Downers) are allowed to come join the social throwdown. The cost is $15 plus tax. All Stumpy’s guests must be 18 or over, whether they are throwing or not.

IS THERE A LEAGUE AT STUMPY'S IN FORT WORTH?

If you are interested, get on the list here

HOW LONG DOES AN AXE THROWING EXPERIENCE TAKE?

If you are in a group of 4 or less, you may reserve a throwing pit for 1 hour of axe throwing. Throwing sessions for groups of 5 or more take just about two hours. However, we recommend arriving at least 10 minutes early, as your session begins promptly at the time you booked with a brief training session.

WHAT SHOULD I WEAR AT STUMPY'S IN FORT WORTH?

Be comfortable — it’s a sporting event! When the weather is nice we will have the garage door open to enjoy the nice weather. Remember you will be active and could even break a sweat. SANDALS OR FLIP FLOPS ARE NOT PERMITTED.
We got you covered if you forget your closed toe shoes at home, and have a pair of shoes you can purchase.

HOW LONG DOES TRAINING TAKE?

Training takes about 15 minutes. This includes completing the waiver (if you haven’t done so prior to arriving), reviewing safety rules and procedures, and instruction on how to throw a hatchet.

Wanna get ahead of the game? Sign the waiver HERE before you come!

HOW DOES AXE THROWING START?

After about 15-30 minutes, most guests are hitting the target and honing in on the bullseye. When the group feels ready, they can try a variety of hatchet throwing games. Instructions are in the pit or you can ask an axe throwing coach.

IS IT SAFE TO THROW AXES?

Safety is our highest priority at Stumpy’s in Fort Worth. This is a very controlled environment and each person who enters must go through a brief training session before they are allowed to begin their time in the axe throwing pits.

If any participants in the throwing pit area are not following the rules, we reserve the right to terminate that participant from the area with no refund.

WHAT SHOULD I BRING TO STUMPY'S IN FORT WORTH?

Just yourself, closed toe footwear, and and AXEcellent attitude! We have everything you need here for your hatchet-throwing experience! We have a beer and wine bar and food available for purchase.

CAN I RENT THE ENTIRE VENUE?

Stumpy’s Hatchet House in Fort Worth is the perfect place for a private party. We have hosted many fundraisers, team building events, and other corporate events in the past. If you would like to have an event with 30 people or more at Stumpy’s Fort Worth, please give us a call at (817) 353-2524 or send us an email at: info@stumpysfortworth.com with the type of event you wish to host in the subject of the email.

Cost for the entire venue is $1000 plus tax per hour. We also host events during any day of the week per request.

CAN KIDS COME TO THE PARTY?

Sorry, Stumpy’s is for big kids only – 18 and over most days! But we now offer family days on Sundays and from 2pm – 6pm on Saturdays. On family days throwers can be 13+.

WHEN SHOULD I BOOK?

We recommend booking as far in advance as possible. Fridays and Saturdays typically fill up first, so be prepared to wait a few weeks if you want to come on a weekend night.

DO YOU TAKE WALK-INS AT STUMPY'S IN FORT WORTH?

Walk ins are not recommended on the weekend at Stumpy’s Hatcher House in Fort Worth. We’d hate for you to drive far and be turned away. If we have availability, we’d be happy to bring you in. Our reservation system lists all available times for the date. If no times are listed, give us a call 817-353-2524 to book your private axe throwing pit.

WHAT IF I HAVE TO CANCEL?

We understand things come up and you may have to change your reservation. We just ask for you to notify us as soon as possible when you know you have to cancel or reschedule. If you give us at least 24 hours, we can reschedule you and transfer your deposit. We can refund or transfer your deposit if you cancel 48 hours or more in advance.

WHAT IF I’M (MY GROUP) IS LATE FOR THE RESERVATION?

Please call us if you are running late. We run a tight schedule that usually doesn’t give us much flexibility. Typically we are unable to make up the time you lost, but if we can, we will. Keep in mind that there will be no price adjustments if you lose time from your reservation due to being late.

DO I HAVE TO COME IN A GROUP OF 10?

The perfect size for a social throwdown is 8-10 people, however we accommodate smaller and larger groups based on availability.

ALL GUESTS MUST BE 18 OR OLDER TO ENTER AT STUMPY’S!

Safety at Stumpy’s is our highest priority. This is a very controlled environment and each person entering must go through a brief training session. Throwing coaches will instruct you on how to throw safely and will monitor the game. By following our rules and procedures and exercising common sense, you will enjoy a safe and fun activity at Stumpy’s!

WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?

For safety purposes, no open-toe shoes or sandals are permitted in the throwing pit area at Stumpy’s. Again– NO SANDALS OR FLIP FLOPS ARE PERMITTED. Otherwise, Be comfortable– it’s a sporting event!

CAN I BRING MY OWN HATCHET?

Sorry, you cannot bring your own hatchet. Our insurance policy requires all of the hatchets to be supplied by us.

If you are not following the rules it presents a hazard to everyone, and we reserve the right to TERMINATE YOUR EXPERIENCE for any reason, at any time, without reimbursement!

Each Stumpy’s Location has different regulations and information, please be sure to check each location page before visiting.

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