Recreate your favorite music video from either Marky Mark or New Kids on the Block.
Show us your team's interpretation of Boston Native Conan O'brien's String Dance. #teamcoco
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Massachusetts's professional sports teams.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Take a picture with a real love sugar glider. ***Hint there are sugar gliders in a pet store near Patrons, the second Cotopaxi checkpoint. :)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Patrons (138 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA. 02134), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Take a video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
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.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
Recreate a scene from your favorite movie that takes place in Boston
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Take a team photo with the largest piece of copyrighted artwork in the world in the background.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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)
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
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)
Take a team picture with the biggest Memorial Day flag you can find. ***Hint - there is a giant vertical hanging flag somewhere in Boston.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Massachusetts.
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Do not climb on the art! (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Visit “Shaw Memorial” by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1897
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Visit Edgar Allan Poe Square and recite your favorite line from his catalogue.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Boston Commons, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Recreate your favorite Boston sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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)
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Recreate a Debbie Downer SNL sketch from Boston Native Rachel Dratch.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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 a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
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.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
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.
Visit the Great Boston Molasses Flood Plaque, tell us how many people were killed in your caption.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Take a photo in front of the skinniest house in Boston. Keep your distance and be respectful of the residents as the house is privately owned and occupied.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds near Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to the IRC tent. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.