Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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.
Go to a busy part of Downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke") DO NOT DO THIS ON PRIVATE PROPERTY
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (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.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Go to a thrift store and create the most "basic" fall outfit you can.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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.
Get llama nail art.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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.
Make a sweet-sweet tire swing! Prove you made it through k
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)
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival. #pinpals
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.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Do some good for your local food bank by eating at any Even Stevens location during Questival. Take a photo with your food inside Even Stevens.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins in grass and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Rice-Eccles Stadium or Lavell Edwards Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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.
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin. #someta
Share a large gourd as a team, carefully create a helmet from the gord. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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
Film a video illustrating how to properly and safely glissade down a glacier. Be careful!
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
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.
Hike a designated trail of your choice! (not one listed already on the challenge list)
Visit a historic site/do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with a drawing of your favorite classic movie monster. Frankenstein's Monster, Ghost, Witch, Dracula or Mummy.
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
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Rake up a trash bags worth of leaves for a neighbor with their permission.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Dress up in all orange and try to camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Sing the TLC hit song Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls at a natural waterfall. recreating their outfits from the music video is encouraged. DON'T GET IN THE WATER.
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)
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
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.
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)
Take a drive down up one of Utah's beautiful canyons during daylight hours, show us the views!
Take in the majesty that is Pando, one of the largest organisms on earth
Catch a crawdad in a creative/new way. (I.e. bacon on a piece of string works…)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a 15 second video about how to properly set up an equalized anchor for repelling
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Drop off one bag dry of Cat food at Best Friends Animal Society Pantry (back garage door on the east side of the building) between 10am-2pm. (2005 1100 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84106)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Have a snowball fight with your team with real snow that you found on top of a mountain
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah
Do the Eggnog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of eggnog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
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)
As a team sing the state song of Utah. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Hike to the top of Ensign Peak (1mi RT Easy) Take a photo next to the spire at the top.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Salt Lake City
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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."
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)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Get someone registered to vote #america
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Recreate your favorite Utah sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah state motto means to you.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
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.
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Partake of the state dish of Utah with no hands.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Trekking poles vs no poles while hiking - Make a video about the pro's and Con's of both.
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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)
Video a teammate eating an entire tofurkey
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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.
Show us how to Spot someone correctly while bouldering. #spoons
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Snack on the state fruit of Utah.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a cooking class and learn to cook something new.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Somebody's Watching Me" by Rockwell.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Take a picture of a ghost.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBER 2017.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere on PIERPONT AVE
Take a seat at "Benches" interactive art installation
Write a note with 10 things you love about Salt Lake City and leave it for someone else to find.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant with a partner and sing "Puttin' on the Ritz" like Gene Wilder and partner from Young Frankenstein.
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Utah house/Senate (ie, HR 3990). Give us a 15 second review.
Relax and do some tai chi at the International Peace Gardens
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Take a photo under the SLC Chinatown Gates
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find the words on a plaque that read, "The moon shall be fat knots of pine"
Find a tile that is reads, "2004 Salt Lake City Classic 5k Women's Overall Winner: Ingunn Earl" way to go Ingunn!
Make a 15 second demonstrating you know what and where watershed areas are in Utah. (tap this challenge for a reference map)
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Find this cat at The Gallivan Center
Take a team photo in front of the mural on the bridge at The Gallivan Center
Eat something from one of the Gallivan Center launch party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with 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.
Snap a team photo in front of the floating rock monument at The Gallivan Center
Snap a photo of this on Regent St.
Find this "Evening Curtain" plaque on Regent St.
Find and snap a pic of a Deseret News sidewalk art installation. Tell us in your caption what the headline read.
Find a Salt Lake Tribune sidewalk plaque that reads, "Hot Tamales"
FInd and snap a photo of this Brigham Young sidewalk plaque on Regent St.
In 1860, how long did it take to mail a letter from SLC to San Francisco? show us the answer written on Regent St.
Snap a photo of a Maud May Babcock quote on Regent St.
Take Regent Street when walking from check-in to the Gallivan Center and take a pic in front on the Regent Street Green Pole on the street corner
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 to an IRC rep at the Gallivan Center. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Successfully arrive at check-in (75 S. Main) having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.