The 2016 Granite City Pond Hockey Championships are taking over the Lake George ice rink in St. Cloud this weekend.

About 20 teams are registered for the tournament that spans from Saturday, Jan. 29 through Sunday, Jan. 31. The event is sponsored by the MN Youth Foundation and aims to encourage youth activities in the community.

Gary HinesDirector of the Minnesota Youth Foundation, joined Minnesota's Morning Show this morning to talk about the big event!