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Whalebone Park

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Other Link Facility Use Request Form (DocuSign)


  1. Bocce Ball Court - Sand
  2. Picnic Tables
  3. Playground
  4. Volleyball Courts

September 18, 2023 Note
The ship structure at the park is closed. It is not to be used at all. The other amenities and equipment at the park remain open. 

About Whalebone Park

Need a break from the beach? Check out Whalebone Park across from Jennette's Pier near Mile Post 16.5. A nautical-themed playground provides hours of amusement for kids, while shaded picnic tables and bocce and volleyball courts are also available.


The park may be reserved for non-governmental events. For guaranteed availability of the park's facilities, advance registration is required. Please use the link below to fill out the online request form. The encrypted DocuSign form will be submitted electronically to the Deputy Town Clerk for processing. Or, please call 252-441-5508 to reserve the park.


A $50 refundable clean-up deposit and a $5 electricity fee (optional) are due along with the Facility Use Request application, no later than the Wednesday prior to the reservation. Pay Online or make the check payable to the Town of Nags Head. Our mailing address is: Town of Nags Head, PO Box 99, Nags Head, NC 27959 or a check can be dropped off at Nags Head's Town Hall at 5401 S. Croatan Hwy.