It’s Spotlight Day, where we introduce you to incredible Orlando wedding vendors and share the stories behind these companies who help Wedding Venue Map couples have their best wedding day.
Hiring the right wedding vendors is so important on your wedding day. The vendors help create the backdrop of every moment, every picture, and every memory. It gives us great pleasure to introduce this week’s vendor spotlight, Jessada Sunhachawi of Epic Axe Throwing.
When people ask “what do you do?” how do you answer?
We teach people how to throw axes. We have coaches that teach safety, technique, and fun axe-throwing games.
What did you do before you did this?
Jessada and Ken are both civil engineers.
When and how did you get into the wedding industry?
Jessada joined the wedding industry three years ago after attending Laurie Hartwell’s wedding planner course.
What is your favorite thing about what you do? What’s your WHY?
The joy of seeing someone stick their first axe throw when they walked in thinking they were going to fail. The victory dances that follow are unforgettable.
What motivates you to do this every day?
Knowing that we’re the first to introduce this great family-friendly sport to Orlando and seeing the positive support from our community.
What is the best compliment you’ve received from your clients?
“This is the best, I can’t wait to bring my family here!”
How did you decide on the name of your company?
Our partners and us voted on every possible axe pun we could come up with. We decided on Epic Axe Throwing because it was simple and to the point.
What is important for clients to know about your company before they book you?
Safety is our number one priority. Our coaches are with your group the entire time to make sure everyone is throwing safe while having fun.
What types of events do you specialize in?
Any party: bachelor/bachelorette, birthdays, corporate outings, team building, and leagues.
Tell us about your favorite type of engaged couple.
Fun, adventure-seeking, cheering for each other no matter what.
Why do couples hire you?
Because they want to do something new and think our venue is cool.
What does your most popular package include?
Axes, targets, and coaches, along with planning for catering, decorations, setup/tear down, and logistics.
Tell us briefly about some of your package options. What is the price range for these packages?
$25 per hour per person. Or for groups of 6 or more, we do $39.95 for two hours per person (savings of $5 per hour per person). Both of these options can be booked online through our website.
For full event book out, it is approximately $1,000 per hour with a 2-hour minimum for up to 50 throwers. Please contact our sales team for private quotes.
What are the most common questions you get asked by brides and/or grooms?
Is it safe? Yes, as in all things, learning the safety protocols and watching out for ourselves and each other is paramount.
The best piece of advice for brides or grooms.
Love each other and throw axes.
Here is what some previous couples had to say…
“We had the best time celebrating my birthday! The staff are super knowledgeable and helpful and made the experience unforgettable. Brent was especially awesome!! We will absolutely be back!!!” – Jill Rosenkranz Grosnoff
“It was so awesome! The staff was amazing! The instructor was a lot of fun. He became part of our Team! Great experience.” – Anastascia BonGiovi
“I had a brilliant time with friends and family at Epic Axe. Never thought I’d be able to throw an axe…and actually hit the target! The coaches were really informative and helpful with guiding us through throwing techniques and of course, safety. Loads of fun. I highly recommend this for those of you looking for something new and exciting to do in Orlando! Will definitely be going back.” – Seema Patel
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