Emergency Chocolate Cake

Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Sometimes the smallest pieces of art can go unnoticed. #ittybittyart #questival
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
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DONE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of New York.
Found it! #questival
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."
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DANKE SCHOEN!!! #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
TOTEM #secretgenius #questival
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Robert F Wagner Junior park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
WE DID IT!!! #questival
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.
First time we sat all day, which means this is the BEST photo!!! Had a blast!!! #emergencychocolatecake #questival
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.
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Clean up crew. #handsanitizer #questival
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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Random massage #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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Had an awesome time with our team at Questival! But is it possible to get 3ed degree garlic burns?! #questival
Stand in front of the Union Square Metronome with your team some time on the hour, and watch the numbers change. Tell us what all the numbers mean in your caption.
Represents time #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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Hugs for days #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Sharing the love for our souvenir hat from the kickoff! #swagalicious #questival
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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They say if you give a stranger one dollar, an angel gets its wings. #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Nothing but nets information #questival
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
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Who you gonna' call? GHOSTBUSTERS!!! 👻🚫 #aintafraidofnoghost #questival
****PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Shading his delicate vampy skin from the death rays #pale #SPF1000 #twilight 👹😎☂️ #questival
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Oh my goodness you guys!?! 😮💨 #ogresarelikeonions #questival
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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Totem in hand and site very much so seen. #questival
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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Bubble: popped #questival
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact.
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This is intense! 😳😳😳 #intothedepthsofyoursoul #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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It's about us, it's about trust, babe. #whatslovegottodowithit #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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Emergency Chocolate Cake. Coming next fall #questival
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
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We winnnnnn #questival
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)
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Bloomin’ onion #questival
Get llama nail art.
Nailed it. #questival
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
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Better is best #dreamteam #questival
Video your best scare on a teammate.
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Wait for it... 😱🙀👻 #scaredycat #questival
Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch or stoop complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes
Back to school #sofresh #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Finding Nemo realness #justkeepswimming #questival
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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#llamafact #questival
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
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Soooooo grateful. #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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The Sound of Silence #imcomingout #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Smoothie. #itwasdisgusting #questival
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictues with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
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Photo in video in costume in the street. #questival
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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Bruce Bogtrotter Challenge. #throwback #matilda #choky #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Snack attack #offthewall #nothinbutmouth 👄☄️ #questival
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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Introducing The Paddle Board. #questival
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.
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Spa treatment. #luxury #questival
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)
Asher is a therapist that moved to NYC with her 8 year old daughter to be around more queer people. Her daughter wants to be an actress (she's very dramatic). She feels it's a bit complicated, but is making the best of it! #questival
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
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Witches need bodega sandwiches too. #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Friends who brush each other’s teeth together, Questival together. #questival
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
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Mr. Olympia 💪🌾 #stronglikebull #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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Cake face ftw #questival
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 storebought caramel apples.
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Friends come out for caramel apples. #questival
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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This busker made no money #questival
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
CSI Miami on the case #questival
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.
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#newbestfriends #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Coming and going #questival
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
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Cranberry Man Falls. #questival
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
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They don’t call it the big apple for nothin’ #questival
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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Eggcellent eggsample of egg roulette. #Hamilton #questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Rocking bodies. Well, am I sexual? #questival
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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Big 10 Rivals #gobucks #cookiefury #youaintgnomebody #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Water you think about OUR version of Water War??? #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
BOOM! #llamazing #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
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New York New York is a hell of a town #youcanmakeitanywhere #questival
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Taking “bag lady” to the next level. #questival
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
What is that?! #romanesco #obscureveggies #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make up a song about the infamous "pizza rat" with your team and perform it on a subway platform. (Tap this challenge then tap “go” for more info) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPXUG8q4jKU
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We miss you Pizza Rat! #comeback #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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If he was green he would die. #questival
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
A quarter for your thoughts. Jk... give us your points! #questival
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Ya' can't see me!!! #camo #sneakysneaky #pumpitup 🎃 #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Shoelace swapperoni #questival
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
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Pumpkin, always pumpkin 🎃 #hedeservedit #justkidding #questival
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
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Who’s the lady and who’s the tramp? #madeoutwithahotdog #questival
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
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Pie to the face! 🎃 #NOOOOOOOOO #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Brooklyn Bridge Park, near Jane's Carousel, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Teamwork makes the dream work! #beastmode #butactuallyreallytired #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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Knee deep. The service was knotty. #questival
Find and photograph one of the Life Underground pieces by Tom Otterness
Hey! Whatcha' looking at? #MTA #standclearoftheclosingdoors 🚈 #questival
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.
Donate a net. Save a life. #dogoodfeelgood #questival
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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Oops. #questival
Carve a llama into a pumpkin
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Allamhalantern. #questival
Upload a timelapse video of a teammate running up 10 flights of stairs as fast as they can. Tell us your time in your caption.
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3:49 #totemattachedtobeltloop #lookveryclosely #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Our #peerlessleader is a champ!!! #stairwaytoheaven #heavenisfullofpuppies #questival
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving techinique on a real pumpkin.
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No one wants their hat to fall off. #tipsbymike #questival
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Highs. Lows. Hopes. #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Same my name. #saymyname #ateamhasnonames #questival
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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Sippin’ on Milk, the state drink. #doesourbodies good. #notmilquetoast #questival
Upload a timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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This is NOT an accurate representation of our strength! #FitFam #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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We were not a fan of it. #extraarmworkout #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
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How do you say “favorite scary movie” in French??? #questival
Take a break and quell your appetite with the official snack of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
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Yogurt is New York’s state snack and I’m real happy about it #questival
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
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Doritos!?! #disturbing #questival
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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#boardtosleep #questival
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
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#pumpkinsnatch #questival
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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Beat it back to nyc. #jerseyboys #newyorkstateofmind #obeyingthelaw #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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Is this what we were supposed to do??? @JKCorden @LateLateShow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Ohhh Phil, you're so funny!!! LOLZ #halloweenjokes #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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Hi mom and dad. #throwinshade #questival
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)
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So serene #meditatelikeyoumeanit #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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Do you come from a land down under? #sorryemma #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Heat stroke is no joke. #hydrate #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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It's nature, ya'll. #bekindpickupyostuff #questival
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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Bear Grylls, eat your heart out. #shethirsty #questival
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.
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Former 3rd in state. The distance is 27 1/2 size 13 men’s shoe. #gainzongainz #pumpkinspiceolympian #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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The team that breakfasts together stays together. #breakfast #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Looks like a rattl'r. #bettersafethansorry #questival
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
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Leaf me alone! Just kidding - join my fun! #purejoy #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Knot on my watch! #ButterflyKnot #questival
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit. Photo. Totem Required.
Lumberjack? Not on this campsite. More like, lumber Jane. #thefutureisfemale #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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Only YOU can prevent forest fires. #SafetyFirst #questival
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Our special ingredient for Smore‘s is peanut butter cups... or meat? #MeatTreat #questival
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.
Yay camping!!! #rain #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Now we know how vampires feel. (Note: abruptly edited for curse words 😂) #HotGarlic #questival
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Yeah...we made a poop joke. #sorrynotsorry #questival
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Admittedly not that great of rap #wetried #itwaslate #questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Stop staring at me, swan! #billymadison #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Llama show you my charcoal drawing #blackholesun #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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If you donut wanna do it... we’ll find someone who will!!! #Punny #questival
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
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It puts the lotion on its skin... #TrueVillain #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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Knot today, Satan! #Blessed #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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Just a wee bit foggy #herecomesthesun? #questival #cotopaxi
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Are you knot entertained?! #SorryBoutThatLastCloseUp #Punny #questival
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
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Sweater on sweater on sweater on sweater on sweater. #questival
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Dracarys Noir coming this fall. #questival
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
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Man in the shadows. #dontturnarumd #iknowwhatyoudidlastquestival #questival
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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You can’t take Jodi anywhere. #uuuuh #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Crazy. Sexy. Cool. #TLC #Waterfalls #LeftEye #Tboz #Chilli #questival
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
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Double your pumpkin, double your fun. #29Ounces #WhoNeedsCrust #WeForgotACanOpener #questival
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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They call her mellow yellow. #questival
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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#weenyroast #hotdoglove #questival
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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OMG YOU HAVE TO SEE THIS!!! 👻👹🙀 #spooky #kooky #ooky #questival
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
#questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
It’s not what you want, but it’s what you need #emergencychocolatecake #questival
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Sound on 🔊. Who needs matches when you have a backup singer. #Adele #Fire #questival
Camp overnight in a tent in the wilderness give an MTV Cribs style tour of your entire campsite. (Sorry yard/house camping doesn't count)
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Where the magic happens. #campcrib #questival
Find the best $1 pizza slice and take a video of someone on your team explaining why they think it's the best
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You know it's good when baby bird wants a bite too #omnom #yumyum #dollamakesyaholla 🍕🐥💯 #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Hug one, hug all! #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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One small step for us. One giant leap for chocolate cake. #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
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DO GOOD #kickoff #tallhandsomesprinkler #questival
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
Fierce competition with SnoryCoryFromAstori(a) #questival
Participate in the warm-up/ team dance competition taking place at the pavilion at roughly 6:45
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Sweatin to the oldies. #seriouslywearesweating #questival
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Crouching with our Cotopaxi Questival koozies. #SurvivalMode #NotNaked #NOTAFRAID #questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
Great work being done. #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
MetroCard in da mouf #activeimmunity #questival
Find an IRC rep and ask them to tell you a fact about the IRC's mission to help refugees. Upload a video of something you learned, and expressing support for refugees. (IRC reps wearing yellow buttons)
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IRC is doing great works making sure some of the world’s most vulnerable find safety. #questival
Pick up 13 pieces of litter at Commodore Barry Park and take a picture of your haul before discarding it in the appropriate receptacle. #fridaythe13th
We’re all fun and games until someone litters. #questival
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
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Truth time! #questival
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
30 and under get a hat... WAH WAH WAH ☠️ #questival
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.
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#malariafacts nothing butnets.net #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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“It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” #thewandchoosesthewizard #multitalented #questival
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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Bonus points for convincing Franklin Park to play Beat It. #questival
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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Emergency Chocolate Cake Assemble. Thanks to our friends at Butter and Scotch for their delicious chocolate cake and tolerance. #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
A beautiful day on Cayuta Lake. #doublerainbow #whatdoesitmean #questival
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.
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#tallguyaspirations #questival