Knoxville's New Groove

COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
What a great day and a great event! We all will definitely be sleeping well tonight. Even River! #dogdays #cotopaxi #questival
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Morningside Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
What a great day and a great event! We all will definitely be sleeping well tonight. Even River! #dogdays #cotopaxi #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Goodbye questival #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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#questival
**** PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
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Check that bag for razors! #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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The talk! #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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Opening Credits: Dylan A Jared K. Hilary W. Abby L. #thetotemisbehindhiaheadinthekitchen #johnstamosistherealmvp #questival
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Go llama #questival
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
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#questival
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
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Relationship goals #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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Tying knots for dayzzz #questival
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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Danger zone! #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.
Separated for recycling! #questival
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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We like big butts and we cannot lie! #questival
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)
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That's our guy eating a raw onion right on Gay Street! Check out the lady at the end doing a double take. #candidcamera #itssoobad #questival
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
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No place does brats like Wisconsin #questival
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
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Look at that form! #hayinthecity #questival
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Bobbing in beer counts right? #questival
Take a team photo in front of the East Tennessee History Center, do a little research and tell us a historical fact about Tennessee in your caption.
The three stars on the state flag stand for the three regions of the state. The mountains and plateaus and delta. #questival
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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#questival
Take a picture of a ghost.
It's there! #questival
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in the Old Town
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Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Ride that llama #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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#questival
Find and photograph "Borbor 9" by Will Vannerson
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Find and photograph "Earth Fire Water Wind" by Hanna Jubran
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Take a photo outside the Knoxville Museum of Art, tell us what type of stone is on the building's exterior.
Tennessee marble #questival
As a team, sing your favorite number from a musical production in front of the Tennessee Theatre.
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Annie of course!! #questival
Go to the sunsphere, (during regular operating hours) and take a video from the observation deck pointing out your favorite places in Knoxville
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Go vols!!!!! #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Knoxville
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Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
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Scary!!! #questival
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
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We found an actor who has a movie coming out tomorrow!!! He was awesome!!! #questival
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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All the boys at the YMCA #questival
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)
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Nature is my church! #soquietyoucouldhearamousefart #questival
Eat your favorite dish featuring the state fruit of Tennessee. Tell us how it was prepared in your caption.
Tomato tomato same thing! #questival
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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They loved our llama speech!! #questival
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)
Double strapping that bad boy!! #questival
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
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Teaching the kiddos a valuable word! #oktoberquest #questival
Run through the World's Fair Fountain while it's on, dodge the spray and try to stay as dry as possible
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Run forest run!!! #questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
#cucumber#buylocal #questival
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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"Oh yah, I like your tattoos!" #terriblegermanaccent #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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Watch out for your nose! #donutsareforeating #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Caswell Park, across winona St (west) from the baseball fields. Complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
We hopped jumped and skipped our way through #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Got our name tags on so you can ID us on the go. #amanhasnoname #J-Roc #DeeMoney$ #HilaryRodham #Gimpy #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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#imnotlooking #swish #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Greetings from Knoxville #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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@JKCorden @latelateshow #halloweenplaylist #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Moon men and women #questival
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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Soaring from the rooftop ✈️ #IbelieveIcanfly #upupandaway #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Hugs! #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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They trusted us!!! #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Tennessee and leave it for someone else to find.
There’s WAY more than ten! #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Snakes don’t scare us!! #questival
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
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Llama busters #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Hyped for questival ya’ll #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Be safe out there quester #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Dad jokes!! #questival
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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Pop goes the llama???? #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Knoxville 2017.
Knoxville’s new groove!!! #questival
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
I’m not usually one for adding anything to my coffee, but today my special ingredient is natural, raw honey from my Pa’s bees in Wisconsin! #savethebees #beekeeper #questival
Take a photo with your favorite tree and tell us how many acres of trees there are at Ijams nature center.
300 acres of trees at the amazing ijams #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Nothing beats a good sunrise with a view☀️ #questival #cotopaxi
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Spider man spider man does whatever a spider can! #questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Go llama go llama!!! #questival
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
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Fall! Every basic girls favorite time of year 💁🏻 #questival
Hike to the top of House Mountain (3 miles) take a photo at the top showing us the views
The Wolfpack for four and one with a gimpy leg #questival
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Not quite the reaction I was looking for #itsscarynotfunny #questival
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Only 50?! #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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Puttin that fire out with no shoes or nothin Jesus. Then the smoke got me! I got bronchitis! Jk but we did get it all the way out! #questival
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Raking in the mallows! #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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We want it that way right by a nice fire 🔥 #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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Always ready to help! #questival
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Nothing like a manly meal over a manly fire 🔥 #questival
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.
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Nothing but nets will keep those sucky bugs away #questival
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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Here’s a corny video of some corn hole 🌽 #questival
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
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Eat more tacos! Tobacco kills. #questival
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.
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Taking our back-country roots to the big city. Try out that good ol’ oak wood for stinky scent cover. #poopouri # #questival
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Intergalactic, planetary llamas! Certainly can’t live up the Beastie Boys hype, but we are def better than T-pain. #noautotune #raw #questival
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Our extra ingredient to our s’mores is AVACADO!!! #takeabite #superfood #notyourqverageavacadotoast #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Majestic carbon llama in its natural habitat #knoxvillesnewgroove #fireart #questival
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Reaching out to the great beyond #ouija #areyoumovingit? #onlytwofingers #questival
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)
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Ballin’ big at the homestead in Volunteer Park Campground #youdonthavetogohomebutyoucantstayhere #canvascrib #questival
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Smokin’s bad, mmmmkay? But we’re sooo good! #tobaccokills #questival
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Flint and lint 🔥 #lit #questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation confirmation
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Take a team photo showing off your new Luzon daypack once you pick it up from Check In
“Give’um something to talk about!” Love our new packs!!!! #questival
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.
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Great Basin National Park!!! Mount Wheeler, bristlecone pines, and the Lexington Arch! #Neature #questival
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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Dropped a surprise on the workplace workout crew. Not all strangers, but just as bewildered by my intergalactic dance moves! #sweatingtotheoldies #dancingtoworkout #workoutdancing #questival
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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Our team is ready for a fight. We came prepared and our strategy is just good offense and good defense. #slappingitthrutake13 #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Into the Wild is an amazing film about a kid who resists the status quo and gives up all his worldly possessions for a life off the grid. His adventures take him all over the US and eventually to Alaska where he faces his ultimate challenge. A winter in the Alaskan frontier. #queston #adventurefilm #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Anywhere to be honest☀️ #questival