COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at The Boardwalk at Waterfront 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.
Eat a dish featuring the official state flavor of Vermont, tell us what you ate and where you got it in your caption.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Visit the Lake Champlain Monster Monument and tell a scary story to your teammates.
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.
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)
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Vermont
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Eat the official state fruit of vermont prepared your favorite way. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Burlington.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Find and photograph "Democracy" by W.F. Herrick. Tell us what it means to you in your caption.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Go to a busy part of Church Street put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Visit the World's Tallest Filing Cabinet, take a photo in front of it and make it your Linkedin profile picture. Upload a screenshot as proof. Don't forget your totem.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hug the official state tree of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Oakledge Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
Find and photograph a unique looking downtown bike rack designed by Kat Clear
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.
Find a man made structure composed of one of the official rocks of the state of vermont. Tell us which rock the structure is made of, and what the structure is in your caption.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Find and photograph a living specimen of either the state bird, state insect, or state butterfly of Vermont. Tell us what it is and where you found it in your caption.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Vermont and leave it for someone else to find.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Give a toast to a teammate and then take a swig of the official state beverage of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
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 >
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Contact the nonprofit of your choice and schedule a time to go in and volunteer with them after the Questival. (PLEASE if you complete this challenge make sure to honor your commitment). #integrity
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Burlington 2017.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You could win sweet truth merch!
Play one of the yard games set up in the festival area against another team.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at The Champlain Valley Exposition having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transportation.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.