The 2019 World Axe Throwing League (WATL) Championship tournament will be held this December 6-8, 2019, in Marana, Arizona at Splitting Timber Axe Range at Tucson Premium Outlets at Marana Center and it will be broadcast live on ESPN2. Tucson Premium Outlets will host two public events for area-residents: Celebratory Kick-Off Event & Parade and Food Truck Rally and Beer Garden.
To celebrate the event, its participants, and the spectators, the Tucson Premium Outlets at Marana Center will host two public events for area-residents.
For spectator event details click here for most current information and see below.
Celebratory Kick-Off Event & Parade
Saturday, December 7 at 9:30 a.m.
University of Arizona Pep Band and Spirit Squads
Santa Claus visits
Cajun sounds of Carnivaleros
Food Truck Rally and Beer Garden
Friday, December 6 – Sunday, December 8 during outlet hours
BurgerRito, Gigi’s Fusion and Quesadillas & More
Beer from local breweries
More than 64 axe throwers from all over the world will be in Marana to compete for the title of World Axe Throwing Champion.
Axe throwing is the newest indoor sport sweeping the world – and it’s nothing like ping pong, bowling, gymnastics, or martial arts. The World Axe Throwing League has members from 19 countries.
Watch highlights from the 2018 World Axe Throwing Championship: