RUMBA Recycled Art Contest

RUMBA (Re-Used Materials Becoming Art)  is an art contest with a public display and is a fun educational program held annually around April by Tucson Clean & Beautiful.  The “Recycled Art” competition is free and open to all students in kindergarten through 12th grades. Projects may be submitted individually or as a group. Local dignitaries judge the students’ work and prizes are awarded across a range of categories.

For the 2023 season, R.U.M.B.A. will be held at the Children’s Museum Tucson.  For official rules and entry form visit:


Call (520) 791-5000 or email for more information.