The PNW Foodies
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Tandem somersault with a teammate for at least one full rotation.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Take a creative team picture of Mt. Rainer.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cal Anderson Park , complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Washington state motto means to you with the Washington state flag waving in the background.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
****PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat
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.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit.
Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Rake up a trash bags worth of leaves for a neighbor with permission.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Get llama nail art.
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
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.
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Do the Jack Skellington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Do the Eggnog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of eggnog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin.
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!)
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a ghost llama.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second stop motion video of a teammate flying a broom around a public place.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Safeco Field in the background, yes the actual stadium. #12
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
During daylight hours walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can in downtown Bellevue or Seattle.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 100 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Write a note with 10 things you love about fall in Washington and leave it for someone else to find.
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)
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, PSL, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Washington.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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 special.
Team photo at Snoqualmie Falls
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Hike to Rattlesnake Ledge and take a team photo enjoying the view. Moderate 4mi RT
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Make some homemade root beer with dry ice. Give a toast to someone.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Find and photograph a state quarter from the state where the fictional Camp Crystal Lake is located. #fridaythe13th
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST SEATTLE 2017.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Video a teammate eating an entire tofu turkey in a timelapse video
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a selfie with the Space needle; in your caption describe the first time the aliens landed.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
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)
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."
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Challenge another team to 2 on 2 thumb wars. Each hand must have a thumb to battle.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Come to the main stage at 7:15pm exactly and take a photo of the MCs holding the questival totem in the air.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges :wink:
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.