Most Mild Men
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.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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 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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Visit the Burlington Earth Clock during daylight hours. Figure out how to use it to well what time of day it is, and upload a video showing us how.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Burlington.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Vermont
Find the local Wizard of OZ "Flying Monkeys" in Burlington and take a team picture as if they are chasing you.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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)
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)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
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.
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.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Write a note with 10 things you love about Vermont and leave it for someone else to find.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Burlington 2017.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal with a camp stove or any other method that doesn't include an open fire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around your campsite. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Take your time with the incline; hike a fun 2,300 ft of elevation to the top of Mount Hunger. Take a team picture from the summit.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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)
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campsite. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat a dish featuring the official state flavor of Vermont, tell us what you ate and where you got it in your caption.
Do a little research about fire safety and upload a video sharing what you learned.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around your campsite. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Visit "Ben & Jerry's Flavor Graveyard". Tell us what your favorite flavor is in your caption.
Eat the official state fruit of vermont prepared your favorite way. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Find and photograph "Whale Tails" by Jim Sardonis
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find and photograph a unique looking downtown bike rack designed by Kat Clear
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.
Find and photograph "Democracy" by W.F. Herrick. Tell us what it means to you in your caption.
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)
Hug the official state tree of Vermont. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Church Street.
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)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You could win sweet truth merch!
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone.
Play one of the yard games set up in the festival area against 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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at The Champlain Valley Exposition having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transportation.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.