New Business Spotlight: Axe Marks the Spot

Axe Marks the Spot

Date night. A hangout with friends. The coolest after-work gathering ever. However you choose to spend your time at Axe Marks the Spot, you know you’ve hit the target. This new business recently opened in Downtown Opelika, by the Auburn Fencing Club. And if you want, you can try your hand at a thrilling skill. What are you waiting for? More information? Don’t worry—we’ve got that covered below!

About Axe Marks the Spot

They know how to keep it simple at Axe Marks the Spot. You + a wooden target + a lane = the ultimate fun. Swing on by and see if you can hit the bullseye. And hey, if you can’t, who doesn’t want an excuse to keep coming back?

Pro tip: Their Facebook page says that you can BYOB. Yes, please!

The grand opening

Axe Marks the Spot recently celebrated a successful grand opening. They welcomed their first official customers during their grand opening on July 29th, from 4 to 10 p.m. During that time, they held a ribbon cutting ceremony, complete with a tour of the venue itself.

Visiting details

All that space to yourself! Right now, Axe Marks the Spot is taking reservations. Call (912) 322-1699 or email [email protected] to book yours.

Lane rentals cost $20 per person for an hour. However, you should keep an eye out on their Facebook page, where they announce specials and discounts!

Find Axe Marks the Spot at 223 S. Eighth St. in Downtown Opelika. Plus, as a fun fact, that’s only 14 minutes or just 7.1 miles from Shelton Mill!


So, are you brave enough to test your abilities? When you’re ready, Axe Marks the Spot the spot is waiting for you in Opelika. Reserve your spot and prepare to conquer!

You can also visit them for a celebration—like moving into your new townhome or flat. Still searching for the right place? Check out our floor plans, photos, and application info here. Finally, for more on local events and businesses, browse the Shelton Mill Townhomes blog.