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Jennette’s Pier

Jennette's Pier has become known as a one-of-a-kind educational ocean pier. The Aquarium-operated complex features educational classrooms and programs, alternative energy demonstrations, live animal exhibits, meeting facilities, a snack bar and tackle shop, and a host of other displays and features for good family fun with great fishing too! Rent the Aquarium - Encounter panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean while celebrating your special event in style at Jennette’s Pier. This seaside setting is a natural selection for weddings, rehearsal dinners, bridal luncheons, dinner parties, corporate retreats and much more! Dine and dance over the sea and leave your guests with waves of endless and unforgettable memories.

In addition, Jennette’s Pier is home to many experiences including family summer programs and camps, virtual learning, field trips, and conservation efforts. Day camps are something fun and education for your children and more information can be found on their website. Jennette’s Pier sticks to their mission to reduce, reuse, and release by taking every opportunity to teach visitors about conservation, clean energy, and recycling initiatives.


Fishing: Adults $14   Children $7
Walk-on: Adults $2 Children $1
(children age 12 and under)
Rod Rentals: $10
Cobia & King pass: $8 (not available right now)


Three-day pass: $36* (not available right now)
Seven-day pass: $80* (not available right now)
(children age 12 and under half price on passes)
*Anglers have seven days from the date of purchase to use their three-day pass and one month to use their seven day pass.
Annual pass: $300**
Cobia & King Season Pass: $125 (not available right now)
Parent / Child Annual pass: $400**
Two-adult pass: $450**
**Annual Passes include free family Aquarium Membership


Jennette's Pier has a blanket license to cover all anglers fishing from the Pier. In addition, North Carolina fishing and hunting licenses can be purchased at the main registers with a valid driver's license and payment.