Legends of the Hidden Questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Collect all of the garbage you create during your adventure and take a picture of it in the final two hours of Questival then recycle/compost what you can.
It is NOW the end of your 24th hour of Questival, share with us the best photo/video of where you ended up. Don't forget the totem.
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
Take a team photo in front of one of the statues at the North Carolina Capital. Tell us why the statue is important in your caption.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at Halifax Mall. The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
After one of your teamates accomplshes a particularly difficult challenge, grab something to drink and honor them with the official toast of North Carolina. Tell us in the caption what your teamate did to deserve said toast.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Write a note with 10 things you love about The Triangle and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a photo near the globe at the North Carolina Musuem of Natural Sciences. Tell us a little-known scientific fact in your caption.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes, a potato and no box is needed.
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Go to a restaurant serving food from a country you've never been to, and eat a dish you've never heard of. Be honest, really try something new and make it count.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us at Moore Square in raleigh. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Find out what the North Carolina State Motto is, than film a video illustrating how your team lives up to it
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival who is not a part of the Questival.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Find and photograph a North Carolina State Quarter.
Go to a public place and eat a stock of cauliflower like one might eat an apple. Pretend that this is your 'normal' and film others reactions. #secretvideo (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Go to Morehead-Patterson Bell Tower sometime on the hour and film it ringing
Create your own Questival challenge and film your team doing it. Tell us what it is in the caption and post on social media inviting your friends to complete your challenge as well. Use the hashtag #QuestivalDaily"
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in a busy place on either UNC, NC State or Duke campus.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing your heart out.
Take a team photo at the Memorial Belltower at NC State. Tell us in the caption why it was built.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Triangle, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles. (store bought cake does not count)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Take a photo with either the North Carolina State Flower, or North Carolina State Wildflower. Must be a real-life living specimen. Tell us what you chose in the caption.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Perform at an open mic night at a comedy club (not a karaoke bar, come on guys). Give it your best shot. #youcandoit
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Guy Fieri while you eat it. Remember to say "money" over and over to be authentic.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Pick a state or national park you want to visit. Take a 15s video letting us know what you would want to do during your visit.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.