Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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.
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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Crocker Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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)
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the Central valley of California.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
As a team find a busy outdoor area and perform a scene from the state outdoor play of California, "Ramona Pageant". (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint)
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Craft your own version of the California state artifact.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
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.
PRIZE CHALLENGE! Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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)
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Take a photo or video with the state pet of California.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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)
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Freemont park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Go to a busy pedestrian area of downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this piece of art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Do your best impression of the state reptile of California.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
During daylight hours take a 15 second video with the state capital building in the background and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Take a team photo with the United States heaviest swinging center bridge in the background.
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)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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!).
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Perform at an open mic night at a comedy club (not a karaoke bar, come on guys). Give it your best shot. #youcandoit
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Do the state dance of California with another team.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Sacramento and leave it for someone else to find.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Find and photograph a California State Quarter.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Get llama nail art.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Take part as a competior or spectator in the dance off. Get a photo/video of the best dance moves. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with one of the Questival flags.
Play cornhole 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 Mount Cotopaxi photo backdrop on the backside of the store.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.