Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Austin
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)
Check out the Mueller SunFlowers. So cool!
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume #igotarock
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
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.
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)
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit #watchyerfangers
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Get llama nail art.
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.
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
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)
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Check out Blue Hole Georgetown but DO NOT jump of the limestone cliffs
Take a picture of a ghost.
Trekking poles vs no poles while hiking - Make a video about the pro's and Con's of both.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Sing the TLC hit song Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls at a natural waterfall, recreating their outfits from the music video. DON'T GET IN THE WATER.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
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 photograph one of the 31 enormous moonlight towers in Austin. Kinda creepy why you have them btw...
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Go to a thrift store and create the most "basic" fall outfit you can.
See if you can find Sparky Park and show us your favorite installation during daylight hours!
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market. #nofarmsnofood
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy Fall-Day To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
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)
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Build a cob of corn out of candy corn at least 6 inches tall. It works! (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space that is not check-in or a checkpoint. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Using baseball mitts and a regulation ball, play catch with an old-timer. Ask him who their favorite member of the 61 Yankees is.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Put a picture of Geordi La Forge face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes #newschoolshoes
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Partake of the state dish of Texas with no hands.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet Austin and leave it for someone else to find.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Find and photograph the 28th state to be admitted into the Union's, official quarter.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Pet a real life black cat and tell him/her it's cuuuute for good luck
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Knit a tiny scarf for a cat then give it to a cat.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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 nighttime hours.
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 nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 nighttime hours.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Try out the hot water bottle at the bottom of your sleeping bag technique while you sleep. Isn't it great? Tell us about it
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)
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.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Make a 15 second video leading another team in a stretching routine
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 a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges :wink:
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.