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    David Ludick Guest
    Since Haunt season is coming up, my car is advertising our Haunt. All it is is a magnet on one car, and a reusable vinyl sticker on another, they aren't that big, about 8 inches by 12 inches. I plan on seeing some Haunts this year, and I wanted to know if it is in bad taste to have these on my car when I go to visit.
    I can take the magnet off easily......Sticker not so much.
    I don't think it would be a big deal, since most people are not going to see a magnet on the side of a car, leave the parking lot, and go to my haunt instead of the one they are currently at, but I didnt want to get black listed, considering that this is just my 2nd year professional.
    Thanks
     

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    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Fall River Massachusetts
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    that doesnt sound like a big deal at all,im a tourguide/innkeeper at the lizzie borden house in fall river,something like that wouldnt bother us at all,in fact quite the opposite,it can be flattering that someone else in the business wants to come see your show
     

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    Personally,
    I don't think it's disrespectful or in bad taste. I've never felt that way about another haunt, my actors even wear "our" tee shirts when we go to another haunt. I do however try to inform the other haunt when we will coming for a visit.
    "MOST" of the time,... the other staff is happy to see us & the actors are trying extra hard to "amp" it up for the our acting crew, the owners even ask for input / comments after we have gone through.
    Most of "us" , ....."haunters"...... all get along & the few that I have met that would take offense are the type that wouldn't want you to go to their haunt anyway.....because.... "they have the BEST haunt on the planet", & your just there to cause trouble.... in their eyes.
    Just my 2 cents.
    Slaughter
     

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    Join Date
    Oct 2003
    Location
    Corona CA
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    No big deal at all

    We even comp the actors from other haunts and do the same for our actors
    Gary
    Midnight Evil Productions
    www.MidnightEvil.com
    Owner/Operator of www.CoffinCreek.com/
    www.Twitter.com/CoffinCreek
     

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    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Charlotte North Carolina, United States
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    347
    That is no problem just dont flyer there parking lot without asking first.....lmao

    Shawn
    http://www.twistedwoods.com
     

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    Join Date
    May 2007
    Location
    Clinton Twp, Michigan
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    You should absolutely advertise your haunt while at other haunts. Jackets, hats, cars & T-shirts! The customers that are already there will still go in and it promotes your haunt as well. We have haunts that come up in their gear every year and I was never ffended by it!

    Good Luck!
    1986-1997 (Mutilation Mansion,) 1998 (Screamers Haunted House,) 1999 (Evil Intention Haunted House,) 2000-2001 Concept Creator/Business Partner (Urban Legends Haunted House,) 2002 Floor Plan Designer and Consultant for a (Haunted Barn) Owners had city challenges & were never able to open, 2002 Floor Plan Designer/Construction (Fright Nights Haunted House) 2003-2012 Now retired Owner (Deadly Intentions Haunted Attraction)
     

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