Kadagatan Festival is situated in Mercedes, Camarines Norte. It is a festival of thanksgiving for the gifts and abundance amid nautical, angling undertaking and fish cultivating tries not simply of the anglers but rather the whole masses of the district. The celebration perceives Mother Nature for its endowment of huge angling assets, great shorelines and other amphibian possibilities. The Mercedes Kadagatan Festival is an anglers' vacation festivity held in Mercedes, Camarines Norte, each August 6-11, in which said celebration is committed as a period of yearly thanksgiving for the gifts and abundance got from the Almighty amid the marine, angling campaigns and fish cultivating tries.
The celebration isn't just seven days in length cheerful making yet additionally a snapshot of review and acknowledgment of Mother Nature for having blessed Mercedes with an endowment of immense fishery assets, heavenly shorelines and other amphibian possibilities and the insightful usage and protection of biological adjust for the achievement of ecological nobility and beauty. The word "Kadagatan" originates from "dagat," which signifies "sea" in Filipino.
The celebration observes Mercedes' rich marine assets, and is a cheerful supplicaiton for the proceeded with thriving of the town's anglers. The Kadagatan Festival in the town of Mercedes, Camarines Norte, Bicol is a festival that expresses appreciation for the abundant reap of the ocean. Local people pay tribute to Mother Nature for the gifts she has given with a weeklong arrangement of occasions. Celebrations incorporate vessel dashing, road moving, skim motorcades, and different shows. The mascot march including fish and other marine animals grandstands the imagination of local people.