Jennette's Pier is open year round. Operating hours do change, however, based on the seasons.
Summer -- May, June, July and August 5 a.m.– midnight
Fall -- September, October and November (hours vary)
Winter -- December, January, February and March 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Spring -- April 7 a.m. -- closing hours vary
Open 364 days a year.
Jennette's Pier is located on the oceanfront at milepost 16.5 in
the heart of the Whalebone Junction District of Nags Head on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. When you're getting
close, just look for the wind turbines.
GPS: 35.910 N, 75.596
From Hampton Roads, take VA-168 South continuing onto NC-168
South/Caratoke Hwy. Continue onto US-158 East (By-Pass) on
the Outer Banks. After
passing Tanger Outlet Mall take a left on East Gray Eagle Street then a right onto NC-12 (Beach Road). Jennette's Pier will be on the
From Raleigh, take US-64 East to Nags Head. Continue on US-64
East to NC-12/South
Virginia Dare Trail (Beach Road). Jennette's Pier will be on the right.
From Hatteras Island, take NC-12 north
to Whalebone Junction. At the light, turn right onto NC-12/South Virginia
Dare Trail (Beach Road). Jennette's Pier will be on the right.