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 DateEvent
September 9U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 19
September 9U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 20
September 9Saliva
September 9Hed To Head Tour
September 9The Boredoms
September 9ABBA the Music
September 9Sanjaya
September 9Ryan Bingham
September 9Club Lucky
September 9Shelly Short
September 9Bill Frisell
September 10Hed Pe
September 10The Fabulous Thunderbirds
September 10U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 21
September 10Drowning Pool
September 10Progpower Showcase 2009
September 10U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 22
September 10What Happened In Vegas
September 10Seattle Storm
September 10Journey & Heart
September 10Switchfoot
September 10Young Dubliners
September 10Detroit Shock
September 10Local Band Showcase Night
September 10Aaron Pritchett
September 10Louie Anderson
September 10The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart
September 10Camp Freddy
September 10Cornmeal
September 10Seth Walker & Clarence Bucaro
September 10DJ Rekha
September 11Chuck Wicks
September 11The Guess Who
September 11Jambalaya Brass Band
September 11Paige & The Years Gone By
September 11Super Furry Animals
September 11U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 23
September 11Buzzfest
September 11Progpower USA
September 11Papa Roach & Hinder
September 11Basketball Hall Of Fame Enshrinement
September 11City Voices
September 11Cobra Starship
September 11PRCA Rodeo: Jason Aldean
September 11NASCAR Nationwide Series: Richmond 250
September 11Sick Puppies
September 113OH!3
September 11The Rapture
September 11Poison The Well
September 11Destroyer
September 11Crosby, Stills & Nash
September 11Get Back! Cast Of Beatlemania
September 11Joel Osteen
September 11Los Angeles Sparks
September 11TNA Wrestling
September 11Andrea Bocelli
September 11Taste Of Detroit
September 11Pete Francis
September 11Tantric
September 11Mystique
September 11An Evening Of Comedy: God’s Pottery
September 11Ballroom With A Twist
September 11DJ Heather
September 11Terri Clark
September 11John Kay & Steppenwolf
September 11Snoop Dogg
September 11Flight Metaphor
September 11Robert Cray Band
September 11The Minus 5
September 11Fantastic Diamond
September 11Chippendales
September 11Chris Knight
September 12The Manhattan Transfer
September 12Mel Tillis
September 12Women of Faith
September 12U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 24
September 12Marvin Sapp
September 12X-Fest: Alice in Chains
September 12Progpower Usa X
September 12Mudvayne
September 12Texas In July & Circus Circus
September 12Ohio At North Texas
September 12U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 25
September 12Fight Night at the Playboy Mansion
September 12NASCAR Sprint Cup Series: Chevy Rock And Roll 400
September 12Def Leppard & Poison
September 12San Antonio Silver Stars
September 12Primal Fear
September 12Guns and Hoses
September 12Loretta Lynn
September 12Three Dog Night
September 12Washington Mystics
September 12Cirque Du Soleil – “O”
September 12Richard Cheese
September 12Fight Night At The Tank
September 12Nickelback
September 12An Evening with Trey Anastasio
September 12Fireworks Finale: Blame it on Rio
September 12Chuck Berry
September 12Art Laboe Summer Jam
September 12Sounds of Seattle
September 12Abba: The Tribute
September 12LA Guns
September 12Lyfe Jennings
September 12Toad The Wet Sprocket
September 12Indianapolis City Ballet
September 12Mindtrip
September 12Rocky Horror Show
September 12Joe Nichols
September 12Huey Lewis & The News
September 12High Life: Snowboard Movie
September 12Zoso – Led Zeppelin Tribute
September 12Band of Heathens
September 12Cyrano De Bergerac
September 12Cincinnati Ballet New Works
September 12Darryl Rhoades
September 12Mary J. Blige
September 12Broken Spindles
September 12David Broza
September 12Mousetrap Britpop Dance Night
September 12Ace Frehley
September 12Clay Walker
September 13Deutsche Bank US Championship Golf
September 13Monolith Festival
September 13BMW Championship
September 13U.S. Open Tennis Championship – Restaurant Passes
September 13Walker Cup
September 13U.S. Open Tennis Championship Session 26
September 13X-Fest
September 13Cirque de la Symphonie
September 13New York Liberty
September 13Spencer Mulder
September 13International Ballet of Miami
September 13For Those About To Rock
September 13Mantis Music Showcase
September 13Old School Jams Live
September 13Cold & Taproot
September 13Black Label Society
September 13Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
September 13Demetri Martin
September 13Polo Polo
September 13Ricardo Arjona
September 13Toto Cutugno
September 13Hot Tamales
September 13Reel Big Fish
September 13Dirty Three
September 13Suburban Michigan Fall Home Show
September 13Peter Mayer Group
September 13Ray Romano & Brad Garrett
September 13D-12
September 13Hanne Hukkelberg
September 14U.S. Open Tennis Packages
September 14Hoots & Hellmouth
September 14Fashion Week – Carolina Herrera
September 14Keane
September 14Luna Mortis
September 14Popa Chubby
September 14Shinobi Ninja
September 14Method Man