Dinagat Festival in Cordova is a popular festival that is yearly held to exhibit the work and angling society of this region. Dinagat is praised with religious relationship by holding it amid the devour of the town's benefactor holy person – San Roque. It is first composed by the town's neighborhood government authorities to praise that wealth of the town's assets, while in the meantime advances the town by drawing in visitors and guests from outside. This recently settled celebration has its underlying foundations from 'bakasi celebration', a festival that offers tribute to the wealth of eel in the region.
The celebration is first started in 2009. The primary goal is to offer tribute to the ocean assets that help the vocation of local people. Cordova individuals complete a great deal of fish-getting exercises to help their families and their business sectors that supply ocean bottom items to different places in the region. Moreover, since the Cordovahanons found the ocean as the wellspring of their day by day life, Dinagat is sorted out and celebrated to bring issues to light in regarding the ocean and shielding it from hurt. This implies natural exercises that advance mindfulness and insurance are the subjects incorporated into this party. Through the beautiful and alluring festivals, local people and its authorities want to empower and draw in help for their motivation from nearby, national and in addition universal help.