House of Metal is a two day indoor festival dedicated to various kinds of metal. The festival premiered at Umeå Folkets Hus in February 2007.
The festival has a capacity of 2700 visitors per night and enforces an age limit of 13. There are also various bar areas where the age limit is 18.
HoM has three stages and a coverband-stage and every year app. 25 bands, Swedish and international, crowd these stages. The festival also spots a market area selling CDs and candy etc and during daytime there are free guitar and drum clinics.
The goal is to become the best metal festival in Sweden and that goal is not too far off.