Where is Columbus' best farmer's market? The best movie theater? The best museum? We asked, you answered in the Columbus Monthly readers' picks.

Where is Columbus' best farmer's market? The best movie theater? The best museum? We asked, you answered in the Columbus Monthly readers' picks.

Columbus Monthly magazine has been putting out its annual "Best of Columbus" every July since 1983. And every year, as part of that feature package, we've asked our readers to vote on their favorite things about the city.

Here are the readers' top-two picks in 16 different Entertainment categories (along with the percentage of votes received).

Best Concert Venue

Newport Music Hall (30 percent) Express Live (26 percent)

Best Bar for Music

Skully's Music-Diner (30 percent) Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza (26 percent)

Best Local Band

MojoFlo (22 percent) Angela Perley and the Howlin' Moons (16 percent)

(The Floorwalkers were a close third)

Best Local Musician

Bobby Floyd (27 percent) Lydia Loveless (22 percent)

Best Bowling Alley

Star Lanes Polaris (29 percent) Columbus Square Bowling Palace (27 percent)

Best Movie Theater

AMC Easton Town Center 30 (31 percent) Gateway Film Center (16 percent)

(The Drexel was a close third)

Best Place for a Kid's Birthday Party

Sky Zone (39 percent) Magic Mountain (28 percent)

Best Festival

Columbus Arts Festival (24 percent) Jazz & Rib Fest (22 percent)

(Dublin Irish Festival was a close third)

Best Parade

Doo-Dah (36 percent) Upper Arlington Fourth of July (22 percent)

Best Place to Take Out-of-Towners

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium (36 percent) Short North (27 percent)

Best Farmers Market

North Market (38 percent) Worthington (31 percent)

Best City Park

Columbus Park of Roses (35 percent) Scioto Mile/Bicentennial Park (25 percent)

Best Museum

COSI (41 percent) Columbus Museum of Art (38 percent)

Best Gallery

Mac Worthington Gallery (20 percent) Pizzuti Collection (18 percent)

(Studios on High Gallery was a close third)

Best Public Art

Goodale Park elephant fountain (23 percent) "Short North Gothic" mural (21 percent)

Best Race

Pelotonia (31 percent) Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure (26 percent)