Visit the oldest fence in New York, which encompasses New York's first public park
Take a photo next to The Fearless Girl by Kristen Visbal emulating her pose.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Take a team photo in front of "Group of Four Trees", by Jean Dubuffet
Find and photograph "EARTH POTENTIAL" by Katja Novitskova
Hug the official tree of the state of New York.
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.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire. Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Jog across the Brooklyn bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
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."
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
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)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Upload a timelapse video of your team walking along The Highline
Take a photo next to the Death Avenue Plaque. Tell us why 10th Avenue used to be called Death Avenue in your caption.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Show us your best fade away as you throw some trash into a garbage can with Madison Square Garden in the background
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Sip a cup of coffee in NYC's signature "We Are Happy to Serve You" blue cup
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of New York.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Get llama nail art.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
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
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Go to Times Square put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Perform a musical number from a Broadway production somewhere on Broadway as a team.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Recreate your favorite SNL skit at Rockefeller Plaza
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Take a picture of a ghost.
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.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Visit Grand Central Terminal and identify and point out Taurus on the ceiling
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Find and film "Masstransiscope" by Bill Brand.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
Participate in the warm-up/ team dance competition taking place at the pavilion at roughly 6:45
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)
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.
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.