Comedian Jo Koy announced Monday the addition of a stop in Rio Rancho to his ongoing tour.

The 2023 Jo Koy World Tour, which began in January, will come to the Rio Rancho Events Center on Friday, Oct. 13.

Pre-sale began Tuesday and general tickets go on sale at noon Thursday. Ticket prices with range from $52-$72 and will be available to purchase at Ticketmaster.com

In 2017, Koy broke a record for the most tickets sold by a single artist at 23,000 tickets and 11 sold-out shows at The Neal S. Blaisdell Concert Hall in Honolulu. In response, the mayor’s office in Honolulu proclaimed Nov. 24t as “Jo Koy Day.” The Jo Koy World Tourwill feature all new material.

Koy’s fourth Netflix stand-up special, “Live From The Los Angeles Forum,” premiered globally Sept. 13. The special is a follow-up to his 2019 Netflix special, “Comin’ In Hot.”

Koy recently starred in the Universal Picture film “Easter Sunday,” set around a family gathering to celebrate Easter. The comedy is based on Koy’s life experiences and stand-up comedy. The film is currently available on-demand, Blu-ray and DVD.

For more information on his comedy, book and tour dates, visit Jokoy.com