THE BEST OF O. C. : ARTS & LEISURE
Singles bar: The Red Onion (various locations).
Drinking bar: Henry N’ Harry’s Goat Hill Tavern in Costa Mesa.
Place to dance: The Hop in Fountain Valley.
Restaurant view: Las Brisas in Laguna Beach.
Local band: Walter Trout Band.
Local singer: Bill Medley.
Golf course: TCTC (too close to call)--top vote-getters were Tustin Ranch Golf Club, Costa Mesa Golf and Country Club, and Green River Golf Club.
Jazz club: Studio Cafe in Balboa and Corona del Mar.
Theater troupe: South Coast Repertory.
Newport Harbor Art Museum.
Place to bike: Santa Ana River Trail.
Place to walk: Balboa Island.
Miniature golf: Family Fun Centers at Fountain Valley.
Place to picnic: A tie--Irvine Regional Park and the bluffs at the beach in Corona del Mar.
Kid’s playground: TCTC--Atlantis Park in Garden Grove and Huntington Beach Central Park.
Fishing spot: Irvine Lake.
Orange County or Los Angeles radio station: KLOS-FM (95.5).
Theme park ride: “Pirates of the Caribbean” at Disneyland.
Orange County celebrity: John Wayne.
Orange County or Los Angeles newscaster: A tie--Jim Lampley (KCBS Channel 2) and Hal Fishman (KTLA Channel 5).
Orange County or Los Angeles radio disc jockey: Mark and Brian, weekday mornings on KLOS-FM.