1. TOP, Tanner (center), Bo (right), and Amy Curran (left). BOTTOM, Skyelyn and her mother, Stacy
2. TOP, Halloween celebration organizer Diane Lehman urges contestants to make their parents quiet down. BOTTOM, An unidentified scream contestant puts her all into it.
3. Scream contest winner Nakai Scurry, 5 years old, silently practices his scream-face. Scurry won last year’s contest as well.
4. Katie Bach shows off her peacock colors.
5. TOP, Dinosaur Dominic Pree and his mother, Sara, who is holding his tail up to keep it dry. BOTTOM, The judges for this year’s costume and screaming contests, Charlotte Johnson, Linda Brodersen, and Susan Mazur, tabulate the scores.
REDWOOD TIMES PHOTOS BY DAVE BROOKSHER