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Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
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Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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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.
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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.
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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Wayward Collective (1551 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
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Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
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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.
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Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
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Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Visit the Oz Park statues during daylight hours and take a team video skipping along as you sing a song from the Wizard of Oz or the Wiz.
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Visit the Oz Park. Take a Video in front of one of the characters from the film and recite a line they said in the film. ( Tin Man, the Scarecrow, the Cowardly Lion, Dorothy, and Toto.)
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Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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This is the best this 50 year old mama can do! #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Chicago and leave it for someone else to find.
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Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow.
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Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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#questival #overthetop
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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Gummy worm challenge - 10 gummy worms and then who can say gummy worm 3 times. #questival
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of Chicago.
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Go to a busy part of the Loop put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Our camping in the wilderness is an urban quest where we sought out the urban animals of Chicago. #questival
Take a team photo with "Flamingo” Alexander Calder. Post a review of the piece in your caption.
The striking orange against the dark backdrop of the windowed building provides a wonderful "pop" of color. #questival
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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Find the Statue of the 3 Livonian Wolves. Take a 15 second video reciting part of the tale found on the link. Have your totem in your video.
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Video a teamate Yodeling in the middle of the Agora statues. Make sure totem is visible. 15 seconds.
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Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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Recreate your favorite Cubs or White Socks sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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Take a 15 second video and tell what the Illinois state motto means to you.
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As a team sing the state song of Illinois. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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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)
I work alone and make it day by day. It's hard work but I meet lots of people and the children make me smile. #questival
Make a video of you running around Buckingham Fountain. 15 seconds or less. Timelapse video works great. Don't get in the fountain.
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Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
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Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
The elusive albino frog #questival
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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Recreate this amazing picture as accurately as you can. Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Engagement themed team photo at the Enchanted Forest at Maggie Daley Park (only during park hours)
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Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
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Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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Get some water in your mouth and do what this fountain does with it in the background. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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Using the art of perspective, take a creative photo with the Cloud Gate.
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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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As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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Oops I Did It Again #questival
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
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Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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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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Prize challenge! Find a splash pad or fountain that allows people to be in it, casually walk through fully clothed while carrying an umbrella. Again only fountains/splash pads that allow people in them!
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Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Milton Lee Olive Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
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Prize challenge! Create a mock fight scene with another team and include some dialogue. Think cheesy 80's action movie.
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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.
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Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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Enjoy your favorite Chicago dog with no hands. Post the location in the caption.
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Navy Pier #questival
Locate your favorite park with a view. Take a picture of the skyline of the City. Totem included.
#questival #Questival #Cotopaxi #Chicago
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Go to the end of Navy Pier and do your best foghorn impression with the Chicago Harbor Lighthouse in the background.
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Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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***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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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.
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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)
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Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
We gave a homeless man a meal and some money. #questival
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
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Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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Find one of Chicago's two remaining wood paved alleys and take a team photo.
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Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Chicago.
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Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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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.
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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)
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Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Yummy!!! #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
We gave a homeless man something to eat. #questival
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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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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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
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Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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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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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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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 a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
#questival #cotopaxi
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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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.
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Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Chicago 2017.
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Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Getting rid of the garlic breath! #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Find and photograph together the state quarters from Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kentucky, Indiana
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Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
#questival #cotopaxi
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Get llama nail art.
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Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Post a screenshot of your donation.
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Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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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 >
Helmet head #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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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.
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Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
https://wordpress.com/post/crew187blog #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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***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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Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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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.
Saving lives #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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Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishIt mural in the truth zone
#initforthefun #questival
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch & claim Questival points.
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Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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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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Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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