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.
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.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
Take a timelapse of your team starting and finishing a corn maze (take a photo of the beginning, middle, end)
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
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)
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.
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)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Write a note with 10 things you love about fall in Washington and leave it for someone else to find.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Video a teammate eating an entire tofu turkey in a timelapse video
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Take a picture of a ghost.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Team photo at Snoqualmie Falls
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Find a real life black cat; be nice and don't terrorize 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."
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Washington.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
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
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Take a stroll in Discovery park; Find the West point lighthouse. Take a team picture with the lighthouse.
Take a video in front of the EMP describing your dream exhibit. 15 seconds.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
Take a selfie with the Space needle; in your caption describe the first time the aliens landed.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second stop motion video of a teammate flying a broom around a public place.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Film a video showing how to check the oil, coolant, power steering fluid, brake fluid, and windshield wiper fluid levels in your car. Make sure everything is ship shape.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
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.
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin.
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.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
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!)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST SEATTLE 2017.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Come to the main stage at 7:15pm exactly and take a photo of the MCs holding the questival totem in the air.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges :wink:
Lip sync to the song Day-O and act out the scene from Beetlejuice
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.