The Wurst Team
Contact the nonprofit of your choice and schedule a time to go in and volunteer with them after the Questival. (PLEASE if you complete this challenge make sure to honor your commitment). #integrity
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cal Anderson Park , complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Take a creative team picture of Mt. Rainer.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second stop motion video of a teammate flying a broom around a public place.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Washington state motto means to you with the Washington state flag waving in the background.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Blindfold a teammate and give them 2 different back massages. One with all of your hands, the other with all of your feet. Have them guess which was which.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
****PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 100 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a selfie with the Space needle; in your caption describe the first time the aliens landed.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
Do the Jack Skellington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Do the Eggnog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of eggnog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, PSL, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
Visit the Fish market; Find the best Halloween themed store you can.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Find a peaceful outdoors space, sit down and take 5 minutes to relax in silence and enjoy the moment. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Take a video in front of the EMP describing your dream exhibit. 15 seconds.
Tandem somersault with a teammate for at least one full rotation.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes
Write a note with 10 things you love about fall in Washington and leave it for someone else to find.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Volunteer Park Amphitheater, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Team photo at Snoqualmie Falls
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a ghost llama.
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 use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
During daylight hours walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Washington.
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Hike to Rattlesnake Ledge and take a team photo enjoying the view. Moderate 4mi RT
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST SEATTLE 2017.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
Video a teammate eating an entire tofu turkey in a timelapse video
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Go to a grocery store and pretend an avocado (or a similar looking item) is a dragon egg from Game of Thrones. Have a ceremony with a teammate to crown the Queen of the Dragons.
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Challenge another team to 2 on 2 thumb wars. Each hand must have a thumb to battle.
Come to the main stage at 7:15pm exactly and take a photo of the MCs holding the questival totem in the air.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Lip sync to the song Day-O and act out the scene from Beetlejuice
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges :wink:
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language