Proceeds of Song Downloads Benefit Cities’ Hospitality Workforce Relief Fund
(RANCHO MIRAGE, CA, May 7, 2020) — Greater Palm Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau has released a reimagining of their original song “Find Your Oasis.” The fresh take on the song debuts with a new music video that is a celebration of the community’s musical, visual and movement artists, as well as the stunning desert landscape that attracts visitors from all over the world. The song’s public debut on Friday, May 8 serves as the culmination of the destination’s roster of events for U.S. Travel Association’s National Travel & Tourism Week.
The “Find Your Oasis” music video can be viewed here.
“‘Find Your Oasis’ marks the intersection between music and travel, both of which bring people together and provide an escape during these challenging times,” said Scott White, president and CEO of the Greater Palm Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau. “Greater Palm Springs is home to some of the most brilliant desert landscapes in the world, and the very timely lyrics of the song celebrate those wide-open spaces that travelers will be looking for.”
Drawing upon the inspiration of the region’s natural allure, the music video for “Find Your Oasis” was designed to create an experience for that inspires listeners to visit the desert, famed for its beauty, spirit and abundance of outdoor activities. The project brought together a stellar roster of local artists—including vocalists, bands, pop artists, visual artists, muralists, a cellist, a tap dancer and a poet—who convey unbridled affection for the destination through their soulful performances. Iconic locations throughout the valley also are celebrated in the video. Viewers will recognize the Empire Polo Club, Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, Joshua Tree National Park and a variety of local hotels, resorts and public art pieces.
Bios on each of the artists can be viewed here.
Said Jeff Miraglia, Chief Creative Officer for Greater Palm Springs CVB, "The lyrics of this song resonate especially strongly now. As we're all home, we're dreaming of places that paint the picture of freedom, open air and new beginnings. Woven into this new version is a celebration of the artists who help make this community such an appealing place to visit, time and again. We hope this will resonate with people as they come back to explore our beautiful destination."
All proceeds from the original song’s downloads will benefit GPS Tourism Foundation’s Hospitality Workforce Relief Fund, designed to support families in the hospitality and tourism industry facing hardship as a result of COVID-19. To download the song, visit iTunes .
For more information on the “Find Your Oasis” song and the Hospitality Workforce Relief Fund visit https://www.visitgreaterpalmsprings.com/.
About Greater Palm Springs
Greater Palm Springs is Southern California’s most storied desert oasis, with nine distinct cities—Palm Springs, Desert Hot Springs, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indian Wells, La Quinta, Indio and Coachella—each with its own blend of excitement. From an emerging art scene to international film, sporting and music events, the choices of things to do are endless. With natural hot mineral springs, lush palm groves, over 100 golf courses and more than 300 sunny days each year, Greater Palm Springs presents a unique combination of escape, adventure, recreation and relaxation any time of the year. For more information, visit www.visitgreaterpalmsprings.com.
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