Safe and Sane Halloween returns to Uptown Susanville

The Zahniser family makes up the cast of “The Wizard of Oz,” with dad Evan, top left, as the Lion, Alma, as the Wicked Witch of the West, Gracie, front left, as Glenda the Good Witch, Baylee, as Dorothy, Tyler, the Scarecrow and Tate as the Tinman. Max, the dog, also joined the festivities in 2012.

Good news for young and old Halloween revelers — Susanville’s Safe and Sane Halloween, presented by Historic Uptown Susanville Association returns Uptown from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31.

The event features a Pet Costume Contest and the ever-popular Children’s Costume Contest from 4 to 4:30 p.m. at Pancera Plaza.

JandJ Performing Arts also offers dance performances.