Watch Out! We've A Very Nice Towel!
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Recreate a scene from your favorite movie that takes place 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 >
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Show us your team's interpretation of Boston Native Conan O'brien's String Dance. #teamcoco
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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.
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.
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.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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)
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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)
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.
Play the Charleston Bells as you walk across Charles RIver Dam
Visit Edgar Allan Poe Square and recite your favorite line from his catalogue.
Take a video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
During daylight hours do an actual "Gronk Spike" celebration dance with Gillette Stadium (Foxborough) in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Recreate your favorite Boston sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
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)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find the "one man band" at the Boston Common and dance as a team to the sweet music.
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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)
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (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.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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.)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Take a photo of Pooh's House on Harvard Campus. #ohbother
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
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)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Visit “Shaw Memorial” by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1897
Take a team photo with the largest piece of copyrighted artwork in the world in the background.
Visit the Great Boston Molasses Flood Plaque, tell us how many people were killed in your caption.
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
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
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.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Massachusetts.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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 >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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)
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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.
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)
Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
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.
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.