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Festival of the Tides Highlights Coregos’ Heritage

Annual festival pays homage to the island's connection to the Nonestic.

(COREGOS) The Coregos Festival of the Tides celebrates the island’s deep connection to the Nonestic Ocean with a week-long event of aquatic performances, seafood feasts, and maritime storytelling. The festival, which kicked off yesterday, promises to immerse attendees in the rich maritime heritage of Coregos, featuring daily highlights such as open-water synchronized swimming shows and underwater ballet.

Festival Director Elara Norwin describes the event as a tribute to the sea that has shaped the kingdom’s culture and livelihood. “Our Nonestic is not just a body of water; it’s the heart of Coregos. This festival is our way of paying homage to it,” Norwin said.

Among the attractions is the Grand Seafood Feast, where local chefs prepare a variety of oceanic delicacies, from freshly caught fish to exotic shellfish dishes. Renowned chef Marin Delphine remarked, “Each dish tells a story of our waters, showcasing the flavors and bounty of our precious and magical sea.”

Storytelling sessions featuring legendary maritime tales are also a staple of the festival. Renowned storyteller Finnick Wavecrest captivated audiences with tales of ancient sea monsters, the Sea Fairies, and brave fishermen. “These stories connect us to our ancestors and remind us of the ocean’s power and mystery,” Wavecrest shared.

The festival has drawn visitors from across The Realm and beyond, eager to participate in the celebrations and experience the unique bond between Coregos and the ocean. The closing ceremony promises a spectacular display of floating lanterns, symbolizing hopes and wishes cast upon the waves.

As the Festival of the Tides continues, Coregos remains a beacon of maritime tradition, celebrating its enduring connection to the ocean with pride and reverence.

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