WHAT WE DO
A new summer series of socially distanced festival events, celebrating the return of live music, performances and sumptuous cuisine to Ireland. Hosted at our outdoor theatre in the picturesque Palmerstown House Estate, Kildare, events will take place over a number of weeks in Summer 2021. We have carefully designed this series with safety in mind. Limited capacities combined with socially distanced pods with reserved picnic tables seating 4-6. Reconnect and share the experience, music, food & drinks with close family and friends.
Wonderlights is Ireland’s only multi-sensory outdoor walking trail that captures the imagination and transports you into a world of enchantment. A 2km track nestled in the sprawling woodlands and lit up with 12-foot beaming figures including woodland creatures and Irish folklore heroes, a state of the art water feature and captivating light displays. First launched in 2019, Wonderlights had welcomed more than 30,000 guests to date.
Born out of Covid 19 necessity, Safari Quest is a new self-drive experience over 700 acres at the 5-star Palmerstown House Estate, Kildare. Families will be transported on a journey through 5 fantastical worlds of weird and wonderful creatures. Unravel the mysteries and return as heroes! This adventure is enjoyed from the safety of your car aka your Safari vehicle.
We are the creators of Ireland’s premium Santa experience 'Santa's House Express' established in 2014. We welcome you to join Santa Claus, Mrs Claus and the merry elves on a magical train journey to Santa's Manor. Be among the 40,000 guests we welcome annually to the 5 star Palmerstown House Estate, Naas, County Kildare.
2020 saw a magical reimagining of our best known event. Still located on the 1100 acre Palmerstown House Estate, Santa’s House Express Drive-Thru Christmas is the safe way to visit Santa and enjoy a festive experience this year. You and your family bubble will embark on a self-drive adventure through the beautiful estate experience before chatting with Santa who will have a gift for each child.
Launched in June 2020 as a way to beat cabin fever safely during the pandemic, Starlite has grown to be a very popular pop-up experience among all ages. From family favourites to cult classics there is something for everyone to enjoy from the comfort and safety of their own vehicle. With delicious hot food and movie snacks available to order directly to your car - we have everything covered for the ultimate, safe, drive-in movie experience.
Follow Fox events is the new trading name of VEMS – a company set up in 2014 that has brought the Irish public some of the most exciting and imaginative events the country has ever seen. While our name has changed to reflect our family focus, our team's commitment to excellence is unwavering. We offer extraordinary, year-round, immersive events with a trusted reputation for storytelling and memory making.
Step into our worlds of make-believe where limits do not exist and dreams are made real. Stand in awe at our giant, 12 ft woodland creations. Stare in wonder at our captivating light shows. Become mesmerized by our energetic and inclusive shows.
We are ambitious always, striving to constantly reach new standards both at home and abroad with events such as Santa’s House Express and Wonderlights.
We create community both through our dedicated, passionate workforce and our loyal customers who we are humbled to say, have enveloped our work into their annual family traditions. While no two seasons are ever the same, always expect the unexpected while reliving the memories from favourite scenes of years gone by.