Tickets to the upcoming summer tour from this season’s cast of American Idol are among the onsales for the weekend ending May 14 as...

Tickets to the upcoming summer tour from this season’s cast of American Idol are among the onsales for the weekend ending May 14 as compiled by TicketNews®.

Lauded by critics as one of the most talent-filled seasons of American Idol in recent history, 40 tour dates of the live tour go on sale May 11. Among the stops on sale are dates in Newark, NJ; Philadelphia, PA; Providence, RI; Orlando, FL; Chicago, IL; San Diego, CA; Nashville, TN; and Toronto, ON.

Continuing the onsales are tickets to Carrie Underwood’s Blown Away Tour. The Season 4 American Idol champion will be hitting the road this summer in promotion of her recently released fourth album “Blown Away.” The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 200, and tickets to the international legs of her tour have sold exceptionally well, with her London stop selling out in 90 minutes. Stops on sale this weekend include shows in Louisville, KY; Charlotte, NC; Oklahoma City, OK; Calgary, AB; and Vancouver, BC.

Hip hop artist Nicki Minaj also has several upcoming concert dates among the weekend onsales. Minaj will be taking her Pink Friday tour on the road this summer, with concerts throughout North America. Concerts on sale May 12, 2012 include dates in Houston, TX; Vancouver, BC; St. Louis, MO; and Seattle, WA.

Rockers Rush have additional concert dates on sale this weekend for the final leg of the group’s Clockwork Angels Tour. Stops on sale include Winnipeg, MB; Edmonton, AB; and Saskatoon, SK. Indie rockers Florence and the Machine have several upcoming concert dates on sale May 11. Among the dates on sale are shows in Tampa, FL; Raleigh, NC; and Camden, NJ. Finally, tickets are on sale for several stops on the Monster Energy AMA Supercross tour. Upcoming events in Minneapolis, MN; Houston, TX; Atlanta, GA; and St. Louis, MO are among the dates on sale.

“Onsales” is a ticketing industry term describing when tickets initially go on sale to the general public. Each week, tickets are released by promoters, venues and others to dozens of events, but the number of tickets available can vary significantly between locations.

DateEventVenueLocation
ThursdayWorld Football Challenge Vs. ChelseaSun Life StadiumMiami, FL
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Prudential CenterNewark, NJ
FridayFlorence And The MachineUsf Sun DomeTampa, FL
FridayFlorence And The MachineRaleigh AmphitheaterRaleigh, NC
FridayKornHampton Beach Casino BallroomHampton Beach, NH
FridayJackson BrowneMurat Theatre At Old National CeIndianapolis, IN
FridayDef LeppardFarm Bureau Live At Virginia BeaVirginia Beach, VA
FridayRush1-800-ask-gary Amphitheatre At TTampa, FL
FridayKornThe Dome At Oakdale TheatreWallingford, CT
FridayFlorence And The MachineSusquehanna Bank CenterCamden, NJ
FridayFlorence And The MachineBankatlantic CenterSunrise, FL
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!North Charleston ColiseumNorth Charleston, SC
FridayFord F-series Presents Toby Keith With Brantley GilbertSaratoga Performing Arts CenterSaratoga Springs, NY
FridayKornPiere’sFort Wayne, IN
FridayJourneyBangor Waterfront PavilionBangor, ME
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Webster Bank ArenaBridgeport, CT
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!The Oncenter War Memorial ArenaSyracuse, NY
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Boardwalk HallAtlantic City, NJ
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Sovereign CenterReading, PA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!U.s. Bank ArenaCincinnati, OH
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Mohegan Sun Arena At Casey PlazaWilkes-Barre, PA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Mohegan Sun ArenaUncasville, CT
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Wachovia CenterPhiladelphia, PA
FridayCarrie Underwood: The Blown Away TourKfc Yum! CenterLouisville, KY
FridayCarrie Underwood: The Blown Away TourTime Warner Cable ArenaCharlotte, NC
FridayCarrie Underwood: The Blown Away TourGreensboro Coliseum ComplexGreensboro, NC
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Blue Cross ArenaRochester, NY
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Nassau ColiseumLong Island, NY
FridayMonster Energy Ama SupercrossLucas Oil StadiumIndianapolis, IN
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Times Union CenterAlbany, NY
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Dunkin’ Donuts CenterProvidence, RI
FridayRushConseco FieldhouseIndianapolis, IN
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Air Canada CentreToronto, ON, CA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Joe Louis ArenaDetroit, MI
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Amway CenterOrlando, FL
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Bankatlantic CenterSunrise, FL
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!The Arena At Gwinnett CenterDuluth, GA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Verizon CenterWashington, DC
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!1st Mariner ArenaBaltimore, MD
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Schottenstein CenterColumbus, OH
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Verizon Wireless Arena – ManchesManchester, NH
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Cumberland County Civic CenterPortland, ME
FridayRushNationwide ArenaColumbus, OH
FridayJourney With Special Guests Pat Benatar And LoverboyAaron’s Amphitheatre At LakewoodAtlanta, GA
FridayFlorence And The MachineNikon At Jones Beach TheaterWantagh, NY
FridayKornStage AePittsburgh, PA
FridayMonster Energy Ama SupercrossGeorgia DomeAtlanta, GA
FridayCarrie UnderwoodVan Andel ArenaGrand Rapids, MI
FridayMonster Energy Ama SupercrossRogers CentreToronto, ON, CA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Dcu CenterWorcester, MA
FridayJason Aldean With Luke Bryan And Rachel FarleyRiverbend Music CenterCincinnati, OH
FridayJackson BrowneDpac – Durham Performing Arts CeDurham, NC
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Consol Energy CenterPittsburgh, PA
FridayJourneyGexa Energy PavilionDallas, TX
FridayTrainPinewood Bowl TheaterLincoln, NE
FridayBrad PaisleyTd Ameritrade Park OmahaOmaha, NE
FridayCarrie UnderwoodWells Fargo ArenaDes Moines, IA
FridayMonster Energy Ama SupercrossHubert H Humphrey MetrodomeMinneapolis, MN
FridayMonster Energy Ama SupercrossReliant StadiumHouston, TX
FridayMonster Energy Ama SupercrossCowboys StadiumArlington, TX
FridayCarrie Underwood: The Blown Away TourOklahoma City ArenaOklahoma City, OK
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Bradley CenterMilwaukee, WI
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Mississippi ColiseumJackson, MS
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Lafayette CajundomeLafayette, LA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Sprint CenterKansas City, MO
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Scottrade CenterSt Louis, MO
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Target CenterMinneapolis, MN
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Allstate ArenaRosemont, IL
FridayMonster Energy Ama SupercrossEdward Jones DomeSt Louis, MO
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!American Airlines CenterDallas, TX
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Bridgestone ArenaNashville, TN
FridayVicente FernandezLaredo Energy ArenaLaredo, TX
FridayFarmers Insurance Presents Rascal Flatts With Little Big TownTd Ameritrade Park OmahaOmaha, NE
FridayLeonard CohenJohn Labatt CentreLondon, ON, CA
FridayKeith UrbanThe Avalon Ballroom Theatre At NNiagara Falls, ON, CA
FridayCarrie Underwood “the Blown Away Tour”Credit Union CentreSaskatoon, SK, CA
FridayCarrie Underwood: The Blown Away TourPengrowth SaddledomeCalgary, AB, CA
FridayLeonard CohenAir Canada CentreToronto, ON, CA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Maverik CenterWest Valley City, UT
FridayCarrie Underwood “the Blown Away Tour”Conseco FieldhouseIndianapolis, IN
FridayYes With Procol HarumVerizon Wireless Amphitheatre AtAlpharetta, GA
FridayKornBig Sky BreweryMissoula, MT
FridayLeonard CohenPengrowth SaddledomeCalgary, AB, CA
FridayLeonard CohenRexall PlaceEdmonton, AB, CA
FridayBrad Paisley With The Band Perry And Easton CorbinShoreline AmphitheatreMountain View, CA
FridayFlorence And The MachineCricket Wireless AmphitheatreChula Vista, CA
FridayFlorence And The MachineShoreline AmphitheatreMountain View, CA
FridayVicente FernandezUs Airways CenterPhoenix, AZ
FridayDef LeppardTd Ameritrade Park OmahaOmaha, NE
FridayDef Leppard And Poison: Rock Of Ages TourAmerican Airlines CenterDallas, TX
FridayCrosby, Stills And NashArlene Schnitzer Concert HallPortland, OR
FridayMonster Energy Ama SupercrossAngel Stadium Of AnaheimAnaheim, CA
FridayManáOracle ArenaOakland, CA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Nokia Theatre L.a. LiveLos Angeles, CA
FridayMonster Energy Ama Supercross-club SeatsAngel Stadium Of AnaheimAnaheim, CA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Arco ArenaSacramento, CA
FridayDemi LovatoEvent Center At San Jose State USan Jose, CA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!KeyarenaSeattle, WA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Hp Pavilion At San JoseSan Jose, CA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!San Diego Sports ArenaSan Diego, CA
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Jobing.com ArenaGlendale, AZ
FridayCarrie Underwood: The Blown Away TourReno Events CenterReno, NV
FridayLuis MiguelThe Colosseum At Caesars PalaceLas Vegas, NV
FridayChips Ahoy! And Ritz Present American Idol Live!Citizens Business Bank ArenaOntario, CA
FridayMonster Energy Ama SupercrossO.co ColiseumOakland, CA
FridayCarrie Underwood “the Blown Away Tour”Rogers ArenaVancouver, BC, CA
FridayMonster Energy Ama SupercrossQualcomm StadiumSan Diego, CA
FridayMonster Energy Ama SupercrossCenturylink FieldSeattle, WA
FridayMonster Energy Ama SupercrossChase FieldPhoenix, AZ
FridayAn Evening With Leonard CohenCredit Union CentreSaskatoon, SK, CA
FridaySugarlandMandalay Bay ResortLas Vegas, NV
FridayLeonard CohenRogers ArenaVancouver, BC, CA
Saturday2012 Los Angeles Lakers Playoffs Series BStaples CenterLos Angeles, CA
SaturdayFlorence And The MachineComcast CenterMansfield, MA
SaturdayRushAir Canada CentreToronto, ON, CA
SaturdayDemi LovatoPnc Bank Arts CenterHolmdel, NJ
SaturdayJourneyCruzan AmphitheatreWest Palm Beach, FL
SaturdayDef LeppardSaratoga Performing Arts CenterSaratoga Springs, NY
SaturdayDef LeppardDarien Lake Performing Arts CentDarien Center, NY
SaturdayRushTime Warner Cable ArenaCharlotte, NC
SaturdayNicki Minaj: Pink Friday TourBayou Music CenterHouston, TX
SaturdayAdvance Auto Parts Monster JamCedar Park CenterCedar Park, TX
SaturdayAn Evening With Rush – Clockwork Angels TourMts CentreWinnipeg, MB, CA
SaturdayWwe SupershowLafayette CajundomeLafayette, LA
SaturdayAn Evening With Rush – Clockwork Angels TourCredit Union CentreSaskatoon, SK, CA
SaturdayAn Evening With Rush – Clockwork Angels TourRexall PlaceEdmonton, AB, CA
SaturdayTrain And Kelly ClarksonMarcus Amphitheater SummerfestMilwaukee, WI
SaturdayUfc 149Pengrowth SaddledomeCalgary, AB, CA
SaturdayLinkin ParkThe Home Depot CenterCarson, CA
SaturdayBonnie RaittGreek TheatreLos Angeles, CA
SaturdayCarrie Underwood “the Blown Away Tour”Rabobank ArenaBakersfield, CA
SaturdayNicki Minaj: Pink Friday TourQueen Elizabeth TheatreVancouver, BC, CA
SaturdayCrosby, Stills And NashHumphreys Concerts By The BaySan Diego, CA
SaturdayBonnie RaittSanta Barbara BowlSanta Barbara, CA
MondayBeyoncéRevel Ovation HallRevel Beach, NJ
MondayDc United Vs. JuventusRfk StadiumWashington, DC
MondayVan HalenArco ArenaSacramento, CA
MondayVan HalenReno Events CenterReno, NV
MondayRushKeyarenaSeattle, WA
MondayFlorence And The MachineHollywood BowlHollywood, CA