Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
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.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with mosaic. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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 #newschoolshoes
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Hike the Purple Trail at Memorial Park. Be alert of mt. bikers! Really show us you did it.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
Make a team video explaining why everything is bigger in Texas
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Impress us with your connections/access to one of Texas professional sports teams.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Go to a thrift store and create the most "basic" fall outfit you can.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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)
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Reenact your favorite Astros moment from this world series in a 15 second video!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Houston
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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."
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 stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
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 if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
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)
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy Fall-Day To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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 a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
Partake of the state dish of Texas with no hands.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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)
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet Houston and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a photo or video with a real live Carya illinoinensis
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.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Take a picture of a ghost.
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.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
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.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
Make a 15 second video leading another team in a stretching routine
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.
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.