ST. CLOUD -- An annual event delivering toys to hospitalized kids in Minnesota is coming to St. Cloud for the first time ever this weekend.

St. Cloud Regional Airport will be hosting the 2019 Tree of Hope event on Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

Volunteers will be collecting, sorting, and distributing toys to children spending the holidays in the hospital at over 40 facilities across the state.

The event began in 1990 in Nary, Minnesota.