Grapes of Staph
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 6:57pm)
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Nashville.
During daylight hours do a 15 second touchdown celebration dance with the Titans stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at the center of John Seigenthaler Pedestrian Bridge. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Find and take a team photograph with one of the "I believe in Nashville" murals
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
During daylight hours take a team photo outside of the building that houses the largest indoor statue in Tennessee.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Create a budget meal for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - ... Find us at The Parthenon. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Do some quick google research on the origin of the name Tennessee. then, take a 15 second video and explaining what you learned.
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger 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)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:53 am)
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in Nashville.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
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.
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!).
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nashville and leave it for someone else to find.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Find and photograph a Tennessee State Quarter.
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
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 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.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at 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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.