Columbia’s first axe-throwing bar opens this week. Please, aim for the bull’s-eye

Craft Axe Throwing opens this week, Jan. 31, in downtown Columbia, bringing the trendy axe-throwing-and-beer-drinking concept to the city for the first time.

Craft Axe, which also has a location in Greenville, is opening at 700 Gervais St., between Tin Lizzy’s Cantina and Tsunami Japanese Restaurant.

The 12 axe-throwing lanes can be reserved for $20 per person per hour. Walk-ins are accepted, or reservations can be made online at www.craftaxethrowing.com/us/sc/columbia.

Craft Axe also features a bar and televisions. It will be open Wednesdays through Sundays. Hours vary by day.

Sarah Ellis has reported on Columbia and Richland County since 2014. She graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in journalism.