At HM, we’re all about the summer festivals. Since we’ll be sponsoring and/or attending a ton of them, we want you to come hang out with us …

… and what easier way to do that than to just GIVE you tickets?

Fill out the form below and you’ll be entered to win two free passes to either Creation Northwest or Sonshine Festival.

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  1. No purchase necessary.
  2. One entry per person, please, but your companion can also enter.
  3. HM wishes they could provide your travel arrangements, but the winner will be responsible for getting to and from the festival.


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