QUEST FOR THE BEST
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water. Make sure we can clearly see that you've done it.
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 a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
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.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
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.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Boise
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get a couple of sandwiches from Even Stevens in downtown Boise and see who in your team can eat one the fastest
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a photo in front of River Sculpture, by Alison Sky. Tell us what river the sculpture represents in the caption.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Take a team photo in front of the Capitol Building. Tell us what the official Idaho State nickname is in the caption.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area away from checkpoints/check-in, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Take a team photo overlooking the Old Idaho Penitentiary from Old Penitentiary trail. Tell us the most illegal thing you've done in the caption.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Mail a potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. No packaging or box is needed, we promise.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles. (store bought cake does not count)
Film a video running a Statue of Liberty play with your team in front of Albertsons Stadium (Bronco Stadium)
Take a photo next to the 3rd largest seated Abraham Lincoln statue in the world (allegedly).
Eat the official vegetable of Idaho prepared in your favorite way
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Treasure Valley, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
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)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Take a photo with Boise Wings by Adam Levinthal in the background. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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 >
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing your heart out.
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.
Upload a photo collage of 4 Boise traffic boxes featuring the work of local artists. Tell us which is your favorite in the caption.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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.
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.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Do a little research about the Basque People, and take a team photo at the basque Block. Tell us something you learned in the caption.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boise and leave it for someone else to find.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a team photo with the Techo 3 tent in front of the Cotopaxi mobile retail unit.
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take a selfie in front of the Corvette in the festival area. You can also enter a raffle to win the car or a trip to Mexico.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.