Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Go to a public place where music is playing (not the check-in festival) and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Do a backflip into a pond or lake.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Take a picture with a Texas Longhorn. Don't get hurt/trampled. Also, ask permission and be smart.
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.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
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)
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
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
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
See how long you can hold a consistent singing note and document the entire thing. Make sure it's loud and that you are in a VERY public place.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. Don't forget your totem.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
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 your team crack open a few bottles of champagne or sparkling cider and spray them all over each other like you've just won the indy 500.
Take a picture of a High Brew can in a creative way. **Hint - you might want to save an unopened can for a challenge that you'll do later.**
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
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)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on or near UT campus.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While acting like a civilized adult and friend-of-the-animals (don't be a buffoon), take a photo with a peacock or peahen at Mayfield Park.
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 your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Create your most "Texas" outfit at a thrift store and try it on. #poppintags
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Sing a Travis Tritt song as a team at Lake Travis, in Travis County. #sotexas #sotravis
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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 >
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing "Bicycle Race" by Queen together whilst doing so.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 5 seconds or longer.
plan meals for a 3 day backpacking trip, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Get llama nail art.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut vs a puffy cheeto.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
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.
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Dance on the ceiling, we don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
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.
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a picture of the "Bottle House" but don't be a nuisance.
Take a picture of an uncommon object underneath the sign of Uncommon Objects. If you choose to enter this eccentric shop, please be respectful and kind.
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
Tell us of a toy invention you would like to create, make sure you do it outside of the coolest vintage toy shop around. #toyjoy
Tell a weird 15 second true story about yourself outside of the Museum of the Weird. #confession #keepAustinweird
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Take a team selfie with your favorite box of cereal with one of the 17 remaining 'Moonlight Towers'. They are an official Texas state landmark, btw.
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name as you and provide proof.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a picture with your favorite addition in Sparky Park.
Take the stairs to the top of Covert Park at Mount Bonnell take a team photo.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.