There are almost as many watering holes in downtown’s village as there are art galleries. Most cluster along S Coast Hwy and Ocean Ave, making for an easy pub crawl. If you drink, don't drive; local cops take driving under the influence (DUI) very seriously.
Although Laguna has one of SoCal's largest gay populations, the once-thriving gay nightlife has virtually vanished. The one remaining gay bar, Main Street, is hit or miss.