Jennette’s Pier expands its hours just in time for summer

Environmental Educator and Family Fishing instructor Rachel Potts assists angler Luke Owens of Caroline County, Virginia, last summer.

The staff at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head is pleased to announce that they will start summer hours of operation this Saturday, May 1. The hours are 6 a.m. to midnight daily.

In general, fishing has been good as of late with catches of sea mullet, puppy drum, speckled trout, northern puffers and more. Check out our daily Fishing Report at for more.

Our popular Family Fishing class also starts back up in May, it’s held every Wednesday at 9 a.m. From June through August, this fishing 101 program is offered Monday through Friday also at 9 a.m. Everything is provided including instruction, equipment, bait and fishing license. In fact, the pier purchases a blanket license for all of its customers each year.

Also this month, the pier is celebrating its 10th on May 21, 2021. Jennette’s Pier, where fishin’ is catchin.’