This season’s final championship matches for U.S. Open Tennis and Nickelback’s last summer tour dates fall during the week ending September 14, as compiled...

This season’s final championship matches for U.S. Open Tennis and Nickelback’s last summer tour dates fall during the week ending September 14, as compiled by TicketNews.

The arduous 14-day schedule for the U.S. Open Tennis Championships wraps up this coming weekend with finals for its men’s and women’s competitions. Men’s doubles close on September 11, followed by women’s finals on September 12. Finals for both women’s doubles and men’s close out the 2009 Open on September 13. All of the matches will be on court at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, NY.

Chart-topping rock act Nickelback is nearing the end of the road for its two-month tour promoting the new album “Dark Horse.” The summer-long outing has featured support from hard rock acts Hinder, Papa Rock and Saving Abel. The four-band wagon makes its last stops of the season on September 9 at Journal Pavilion in Albuquerque, NM, and September 12 at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion in The Woodlands, TX.

Rap impresario Snoop Dogg enters the final stage of his summer touring schedule this week with six shows remaining on the itinerary from September 10 at Krobar Club & Ultra Lounge in Pittsburgh, PA, through September 15 at Circa in Toronto, ON. Meanwhile, the Saliva is concluding its road engagements this week with three last gigs lined up from September 9 at Pop’s in Sauget, IL, through September 11 at Austin’s Fuel Room in Libertyville, IL.

15 for $15 with Napster!A couple veteran rock double-headers are also ending their time on the road later this week. Journey & Heart have just a few shows left together, as they wrap their summer outing on September 13 at Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford, CT. Def Leppard & Poison are also closing out their summer season with a few final shows together from September 9 at Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre in Chula Vista, CA, through September 12 at White River Amphitheatre in Auburn, WA.

NASCAR is gearing up for a couple weekend events. The Nationwide Series: Richmond 250 is first up with an evening race on September 11at Richmond International Raceway in Richmond, VA. The next day, stock cars will hit the pavement again for the September 12 Sprint Cup Series: Chevy Rock And Roll 400, also booked for the Richmond Internatiioonal Raceway.

“Last Chance” information is compiled at the beginning of the week, based on touring acts whose current itineraries are closing over the course of that week. The availability of tickets for Last Chance events depends on primary and secondary seller inventory, and may vary as tickets are sold in the days leading up to each event.

THIS WEEK’S LAST CHANCE EVENTS

Last Event Date Event
September 9 U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 19
September 9 U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 20
September 9 Saliva
September 9 Hed To Head Tour
September 9 The Boredoms
September 9 ABBA the Music
September 9 Sanjaya
September 9 Ryan Bingham
September 9 Club Lucky
September 9 Shelly Short
September 9 Bill Frisell
September 10 Hed Pe
September 10 The Fabulous Thunderbirds
September 10 U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 21
September 10 Drowning Pool
September 10 Progpower Showcase 2009
September 10 U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 22
September 10 What Happened In Vegas
September 10 Seattle Storm
September 10 Journey & Heart
September 10 Switchfoot
September 10 Young Dubliners
September 10 Detroit Shock
September 10 Local Band Showcase Night
September 10 Aaron Pritchett
September 10 Louie Anderson
September 10 The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart
September 10 Camp Freddy
September 10 Cornmeal
September 10 Seth Walker & Clarence Bucaro
September 10 DJ Rekha
September 11 Chuck Wicks
September 11 The Guess Who
September 11 Jambalaya Brass Band
September 11 Paige & The Years Gone By
September 11 Super Furry Animals
September 11 U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 23
September 11 Buzzfest
September 11 Progpower USA
September 11 Papa Roach & Hinder
September 11 Basketball Hall Of Fame Enshrinement
September 11 City Voices
September 11 Cobra Starship
September 11 PRCA Rodeo: Jason Aldean
September 11 NASCAR Nationwide Series: Richmond 250
September 11 Sick Puppies
September 11 3OH!3
September 11 The Rapture
September 11 Poison The Well
September 11 Destroyer
September 11 Crosby, Stills & Nash
September 11 Get Back! Cast Of Beatlemania
September 11 Joel Osteen
September 11 Los Angeles Sparks
September 11 TNA Wrestling
September 11 Andrea Bocelli
September 11 Taste Of Detroit
September 11 Pete Francis
September 11 Tantric
September 11 Mystique
September 11 An Evening Of Comedy: God’s Pottery
September 11 Ballroom With A Twist
September 11 DJ Heather
September 11 Terri Clark
September 11 John Kay & Steppenwolf
September 11 Snoop Dogg
September 11 Flight Metaphor
September 11 Robert Cray Band
September 11 The Minus 5
September 11 Fantastic Diamond
September 11 Chippendales
September 11 Chris Knight
September 12 The Manhattan Transfer
September 12 Mel Tillis
September 12 Women of Faith
September 12 U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 24
September 12 Marvin Sapp
September 12 X-Fest: Alice in Chains
September 12 Progpower Usa X
September 12 Mudvayne
September 12 Texas In July & Circus Circus
September 12 Ohio At North Texas
September 12 U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 25
September 12 Fight Night at the Playboy Mansion
September 12 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series: Chevy Rock And Roll 400
September 12 Def Leppard & Poison
September 12 San Antonio Silver Stars
September 12 Primal Fear
September 12 Guns and Hoses
September 12 Loretta Lynn
September 12 Three Dog Night
September 12 Washington Mystics
September 12 Cirque Du Soleil – “O”
September 12 Richard Cheese
September 12 Fight Night At The Tank
September 12 Nickelback
September 12 An Evening with Trey Anastasio
September 12 Fireworks Finale: Blame it on Rio
September 12 Chuck Berry
September 12 Art Laboe Summer Jam
September 12 Sounds of Seattle
September 12 Abba: The Tribute
September 12 LA Guns
September 12 Lyfe Jennings
September 12 Toad The Wet Sprocket
September 12 Indianapolis City Ballet
September 12 Mindtrip
September 12 Rocky Horror Show
September 12 Joe Nichols
September 12 Huey Lewis & The News
September 12 High Life: Snowboard Movie
September 12 Zoso – Led Zeppelin Tribute
September 12 Band of Heathens
September 12 Cyrano De Bergerac
September 12 Cincinnati Ballet New Works
September 12 Darryl Rhoades
September 12 Mary J. Blige
September 12 Broken Spindles
September 12 David Broza
September 12 Mousetrap Britpop Dance Night
September 12 Ace Frehley
September 12 Clay Walker
September 13 Deutsche Bank US Championship Golf
September 13 Monolith Festival
September 13 BMW Championship
September 13 U.S. Open Tennis Championship – Restaurant Passes
September 13 Walker Cup
September 13 U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 26
September 13 X-Fest
September 13 Cirque de la Symphonie
September 13 New York Liberty
September 13 Spencer Mulder
September 13 International Ballet of Miami
September 13 For Those About To Rock
September 13 Mantis Music Showcase
September 13 Old School Jams Live
September 13 Cold & Taproot
September 13 Black Label Society
September 13 Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
September 13 Demetri Martin
September 13 Polo Polo
September 13 Ricardo Arjona
September 13 Toto Cutugno
September 13 Hot Tamales
September 13 Reel Big Fish
September 13 Dirty Three
September 13 Suburban Michigan Fall Home Show
September 13 Peter Mayer Group
September 13 Ray Romano & Brad Garrett
September 13 D-12
September 13 Hanne Hukkelberg
September 14 U.S. Open Tennis Packages
September 14 Hoots & Hellmouth
September 14 Fashion Week – Carolina Herrera
September 14 Keane
September 14 Luna Mortis
September 14 Popa Chubby
September 14 Shinobi Ninja
September 14 Method Man