Saber the Moment
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Salt Lake City and leave it for someone else to find.
Perform a magic trick for a stranger on the street and tell them you ran out of treats.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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
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.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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."
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
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)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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 door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit #watchyerfangers
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)
Visit Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Salt Lake City
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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.
Do some good for your local food bank by eating at any Even Stevens location during Questival. Take a photo with your food inside Even Stevens.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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)
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Do the Eggnog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of eggnog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBER 2017.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Rice-Eccles Stadium or Lavell Edwards Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. 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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Somebody's Watching Me" by Rockwell.
Drop in on a bowl or ramp on a skateboard or bike
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Knit a tiny scarf for a cat then give it to a cat.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Sing the TLC hit song Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls at a natural waterfall. recreating their outfits from the music video is encouraged. DON'T GET IN THE WATER.
PRO TIP: put a hot water bottle at the bottom of your sleeping bag while you sleep at night to keep warm. Isn't it great? Show us you did it and tell us about it.
As a team sing the state song of Utah. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
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.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins in grass and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Show us the breakfast you made while camping (premade food doesn't count) #CampEats
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. 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.
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 cook a meal over 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 sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Dress up in all orange and try to camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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)
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Utah house/Senate (ie, HR 3990). Give us a 15 second review.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
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.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Rake up a trash bags worth of leaves for a neighbor with their permission.
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed can not roll more than 12"
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Take a picture of a ghost.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 100 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, PSL, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere on PIERPONT AVE
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.
Go to a busy part of Downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke") DO NOT DO THIS ON PRIVATE PROPERTY
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah state motto means to you.
Take a photo under the SLC Chinatown Gates
Eat something from one of the Gallivan Center launch party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Find a tile that is reads, "2004 Salt Lake City Classic 5k Women's Overall Winner: Ingunn Earl" way to go Ingunn!
Find the words on a plaque that read, "The moon shall be fat knots of pine"
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Find this "Evening Curtain" plaque on Regent St.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Find and snap a pic of a Deseret News sidewalk art installation. Tell us in your caption what the headline read.
Take a team photo in front of the mural on the bridge at The Gallivan Center
Snap a team photo in front of the floating rock monument at The Gallivan Center
Find this cat at The Gallivan Center
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the Gallivan Center. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Snap a photo of this on Regent St.
Make a 15 second demonstrating you know what and where watershed areas are in Utah. (tap this challenge for a reference map)
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.
FInd and snap a photo of this Brigham Young sidewalk plaque on Regent St.
In 1860, how long did it take to mail a letter from SLC to San Francisco? show us the answer written on Regent St.
Find a Salt Lake Tribune sidewalk plaque that reads, "Hot Tamales"
Snap a photo of a Maud May Babcock quote on Regent St.
Take Regent Street when walking from check-in to the Gallivan Center and take a pic in front on the Regent Street Green Pole on the street corner
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Successfully arrive at check-in (75 S. Main) having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.