Tasteful Side Pull
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
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.
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Triangle, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Film a video of a teammember eating a can of food as fast as they can with "The Can Opener" bridge in the background, (during daylight hours).
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger 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)
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)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at Halifax Mall. The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Take a photo near the globe at the North Carolina Musuem of Natural Sciences. Tell us a little-known scientific fact in your caption.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of North Carolina's college sports teams.
Take a team photo in front of one of the statues at the North Carolina Capital. Tell us why the statue is important in your caption.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Go to a busy pedestrian area, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Write a note with 10 things you love about The Triangle and leave it for someone else to find.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
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.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in a busy place on either UNC, NC State or Duke campus.
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)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us at Moore Square in raleigh. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
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)
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
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)
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles. (store bought cake does not count)
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes, a potato and no box is needed.
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
After one of your teamates accomplshes a particularly difficult challenge, grab something to drink and honor them with the official toast of North Carolina. Tell us in the caption what your teamate did to deserve said toast.
Find out what the North Carolina State Motto is, than film a video illustrating how your team lives up to it
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Take a photo with either the North Carolina State Flower, or North Carolina State Wildflower. Must be a real-life living specimen. Tell us what you chose in the caption.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Get llama nail art.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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 and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
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 part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
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.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.