A Michigan
Axe Throwing Destination

Big Rapids, Michigan

Michigan Axe Throwing

Looking for an axe-hilerating experience? Visit The Purple Door, an axe throwing facility in Big Rapids, MI! Located at 13454 Northland Drive in Big Rapids, The Purple Door includes family fun for kids ages 10 and up, and currently features eight ultra violet axe-throwing lanes.

You’ve probably heard people talking about how fun axe throwing is, but now you get to try it for yourself! Axe throwing is a pastime that dates back to 1940, and there’s a good reason why people still enjoy it today. You can bring your whole family to our axe throwing facility. Our staff and coaches are around at all times to make sure everyone has a fun and safe axe throwing experience. The Purple Door is working along with Crusted Creations 231 and Chill Out Ice Cream to provide visitors with options for food and drinks.

Looking to host an event? The Purple Door is perfect for special events, private parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, birthdays, divorce parties, corporate outings, and more.

We take the safety of our guests & team members very seriously.

  • Closed toe shoes are required.
  • Ages 10 & up.
  • Under 18, must have a guardian present.


Call now to reserve a lane (231) 598-9099 or make reservations online.   We also take walk-in reservations on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Walks-Ins & Reservations

Drop in any time to try your hand as axe throwing, call us, or make reservations online.  

Phone Reservations : (231) 598 - 9099

Special Pricing

  • Half-off on your birthday (must have photo ID)
  • Active military free play (must have military ID)
  • Veterans – $5.00 off
  • Special deals for groups of 6 or more people. Call for details!

Purple Door Axe Throwing Hours

Purple Door Location - Axe Throwing in Big Rapids, Michigan

The Purple Door
13454 Northland Drive
Big Rapids, Michigan

Book an Axe Throwing Lane

Big Rapids, Michigan Axe Throwing

Walk-Ins Welcome!

Come on down! We take walk-in reservations on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Phone Reservations

Call us today for simple phone reservations!
(231) 598 - 9099

Perfect For Special Events

Private Parties | Birthdays | Axe Your Ex Fridays | Divorce Parties | Corporate Outings | Bachelor Parties & More!