Video your best scare on a teammate.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Robert F Wagner Junior park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Find a real life black cat; be nice and don't terrorize it.
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Upload a timelapse video of your team walking along The Highline
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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.
Find and photograph "The Floaters" by Henry Taylor.
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.
Take a photo next to the Death Avenue Plaque. Tell us why 10th Avenue used to be called Death Avenue in your caption.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Show us your best fade away as you throw some trash into a garbage can with Madison Square Garden in the background
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make up a song about the infamous "pizza rat" with your team and perform it on a subway platform. (Tap this challenge then tap “go” for more info) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPXUG8q4jKU
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Find and photograph a shrine to the first American-born Catholic saint. Tell us something interesting about the building in your caption.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Have a teammate do 10 handstand pushups against the Chrysler building.
Visit Grand Central Terminal and identify and point out Taurus on the ceiling
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Visit the oldest fence in New York, which encompasses New York's first public park
Take a photo next to The Fearless Girl by Kristen Visbal emulating her pose.
Take a team photo in front of "Group of Four Trees", by Jean Dubuffet
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Order some dumplings in Flushing or Chinatown in Manhattan and feed them to a teammate using chopsticks with your non-dominate hand
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Perform a musical number from a Broadway production somewhere on Broadway as a team.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find and photograph "EARTH POTENTIAL" by Katja Novitskova
Hug the official tree of the state of New York.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Jog across the Brooklyn bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Find and photograph "OY/YO" by Deborah Kass
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Brooklyn Bridge Park, near Jane's Carousel, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Do the Jack Skelington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Jog across the Williamsburg bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Show us your best layup in the KAWS designed basketball courts in Sara D. Roosevelt Park
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)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
**** PRIZE CHALENGE**** Recreate a memorable Hallowen moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out as if you were tanning.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving techinique on a real pumpkin.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
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."
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Bike a 6 mile loop in Central Park, track with fitness app or gps and upload screenshot
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Carve a llama into a pumpkin
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Go to Great Falls Park and check out the Passaic River Falls
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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.
Look up a few lines from a famous Opera and sign them in front of Carnegie Hall. The lines you sing must be in Italiano.
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
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Picture scollage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Take a break and quell your appetite with the official snack of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
Stand in front of the Union Square Metronome with your team some time on the hour, and watch the numbers change. Tell us what all the numbers mean in your caption.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Find and film "Masstransiscope" by Bill Brand.
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
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 a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
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.
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.
Upload a timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
Participate in the warm-up/ team dance competition taking place at the pavilion at roughly 6:45
Find an IRC rep and ask them to tell you a fact about the IRC's mission to help refugees. Upload a video of something you learned, and expressing support for refugees. (IRC reps wearing yellow buttons)
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Pick up 13 pieces of litter at Commodore Barry Park and take a picture of your haul before discarding it in the appropriate receptacle. #fridaythe13th
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 having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.