I am in Washington DC Area (as you know) and with my centralized location can cover a few of the events. I especially could cover places like Six Flags America, Six Flags Great Adventure, Knoebles, Lakemont, Kennywood and her sister parks, Busch Gardens Williamsburg, King Dominons, Cedar Point, Holiday World and King's Island.
I have been to the Kennywood Phantom Fright Nights (LOVE IT) a couple of times and also attended the Cedar Point Halloween (Very Good) event. I have also attended Knotts Scary Farm (The Best) but the west coast would be a little stiff for me. However I would be willing to also cover Orlando.
My husband and I have worked on magazines in the past, so writing comes easy for us. I also had a personal blog on film (samples?) for two years and consider myself a horror movie geek. I am also a dark ride and walkthrough enthusiast and go out my way to find rare ones like The Old Mill and Noah's Ark. I am a regular of the sites ACEONLINE.com (Western PA) and DAFE.org though I am not currently a member at this time. Since I am a federal employee, I have as flexable scheduel and money issues are not a problem right now. Let's talk