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Giveaway: Win Passes To The Los Angeles Premiere of 'Entourage'

Hey West Coast, want to attend the L.A. premiere of 'Entourage'? Here's how.

With the hit HBO series Entourage making a big screen debut and hitting theaters next week, VIBE is giving its West Coast readers a chance to attend the world premiere in Hollywood, California.

Starring Adrian Grenier, Kevin Connolly, Jerry Ferrara, Kevin Dillon and Jeremy Piven and more, the red-carpeted screening is set to go down on Wednesday, June 1st at the Regency Village Theatre. Two (2) VIBE followers will get to catch it with a friend or loved one.

SEE ALSO: The Boys Are Back: Watch The Official Trailer For ‘Entourage’

For a chance to win a pair (2) tickets, follow @VibeMagazine on Twitter and tweet your answers to the questions below, using the hashtag #VIBEGiveaway:

  • Q: What date did Entourage first premiere on HBO?"
  • Q: What New York City borough is Vincent Chase and his friends from?
  • Q: Which rapper did Turtle (Jerry Ferrara) manage and sign on the show?

  • Two (2) VIBE followers, who reside in the Los Angeles area, and answer all 3 questions correctly will be notified with a tweet from VIBE's Twitter account between Monday, May 26th and Wednesday, May 27th.

    SEE ALSO: Photos: KiD CuDi, Jeremy Piven Get Dapper On The ‘Entourage’ Film Set

  • No purchase necessary. Contest is open to local residents of the Los Angeles area. Transportation to and from the screening will not be provided. Void where prohibited.May the best "tweeter" win! In the meantime, peep the film's trailer down below:

    Entourage hits theaters Wednesday, June 3rd

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