Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
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)
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.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
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.
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
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Patrons (138 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA. 02134), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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.
Recreate your favorite music video from either Marky Mark or New Kids on the Block.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Take a picture with a real love sugar glider. ***Hint there are sugar gliders in a pet store near Patrons, the second Cotopaxi checkpoint. :)
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.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Massachusetts's professional sports teams.
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Do not climb on the art! (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Massachusetts.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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)
Visit “Shaw Memorial” by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1897
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Recreate a scene from your favorite movie that takes place in Boston
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)
Visit Edgar Allan Poe Square and recite your favorite line from his catalogue.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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)
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.
Take a team picture with the biggest Memorial Day flag you can find. ***Hint - there is a giant vertical hanging flag somewhere in Boston.
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 >
Find the "one man band" at the Boston Common and dance as a team to the sweet music.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
Recreate a Debbie Downer SNL sketch from Boston Native Rachel Dratch.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Go to a busy part of Downtown Boston put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Boston Commons, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Visit Lynn Woods Reservation and take a team photo with the Stone Tower
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Take a photo of the Salem Village Witchcraft Victims Memorial. In your caption tell us approximately how many people died from 1692 -1693 in the Salem Witch Trials.
Take a picture with a Boston Terrior, the official canine of this great state.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
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.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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 nightime hours.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
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 nightime hours.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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)
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 nightime hours.
Take a cooking class and learn to cook something new.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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)
Get llama nail art.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Show us your team's interpretation of Boston Native Conan O'brien's String Dance. #teamcoco
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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)
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Take a photo or video with a real live specimen of the official State Bird of Massachusetts.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Hike the Halibut Point trail at Halibut Point State Park. Take a team photo at a scenic spot overlooking the ocean.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival 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)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
Take a video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
Visit the Great Boston Molasses Flood Plaque, tell us how many people were killed in your caption.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds near Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
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.
Take a photo in front of the skinniest house in Boston. Keep your distance and be respectful of the residents as the house is privately owned and occupied.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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)
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
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)
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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 the IRC tent. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.