Teakisi is thrilled to collaborate with Home Group, bringing you This Is Africa – an immersive celebration that pays tribute to the diverse and vibrant cultures and customs that is the African continent.

This event symbolises the unity of the African people and the progress the continent has made. This Is Africa is a testament to the rich history, traditions, and contemporary dynamism that characterise the many nations within our continent. It is an opportunity to showcase the beauty of Africa in all its forms, bringing together individuals from different backgrounds to revel in the shared pride of being part of this remarkable land.


What to Expect

Rhythmic Beats by DJ Erv

Feel the infectious energy as DJ Erv takes centre stage, weaving a sonic range of music that captures the diverse rhythms of the African continent. From traditional tunes to contemporary beats, the music will be the heartbeat of our celebration.


Culinary Journey

Embark on a gastronomic adventure with the tantalising Afro-Caribbean flavours of Cuisine Queen Catering who will sell up a delectable array of dishes, allowing you to savour the rich and diverse tastes that define Africa’s culinary landscape.


Marketplace of Wonders

Discover a treasure trove of African goods at our marketplace with each stall telling a unique story. Immerse yourself in the vibrant colours and craftsmanship as you explore and support local artisans.


Children’s Corner

Nurture the curiosity of the younger ones at our Children’s Corner, where creativity knows no bounds. Engage in arts and crafts and a drumming activity by Mandingo Bay Warriors that will provide an interactive and educational experience. NB: This event is free to all children.

Mandingo Bay Warriors will entertian the crowd with their African drumming. Come early for a chance to be part of their set!

You’ll be able to buy Afro-Caribbean food from Cuisine Queen Catering.

DJ Erv will be on deck, suppliying us with all the Afro-beats music you love. 

There will also be plenty of art and craft activities!

Ticket Information

With only 130 tickets available, This Is Africa promises an intimate and unforgettable experience. Seize the opportunity to be part of this cultural celebration.

Don’t miss the chance to be a part of This Is Africa – a celebration where cultures converge, rhythms collide, and memories are made. Secure your tickets now and join us in commemorating Africa Day in a way that’s not just an event; it’s an immersive celebration of unity, diversity, and the vibrant spirit of Africa.

Celebrate diversity. Embrace unity. This Is Africa!

Note: Children must be accompanied by an adult.

This event also provides individuals and organisations the chance to exhibit their work and services, with tables allocated at a first come first serve basis. If you would like to have a stall (£35 per table) on the day, please send an email to info@teakisi.com 

We express our heartfelt gratitude to the Home Group for their invaluable partnership in organising this event.


One Strawberry Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4BX.


25th May 2024


10:30am – 4pm


£10 per adult