The Thrill Seekers
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 face.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is
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
Hurtle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source
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
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
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.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 6:30pm)
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
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.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come find us the Jackson Street Bridge for a great view of the city.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
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.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Pay your respects to gravity at the Gravity Research Foundation Monument.
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.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Atlanta.
Take a team selfie at Stone Mountain
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Ludacris as thoughtfully as possible.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post the results.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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
During daylight hours hike the Dolls Head Trail and post a collage of your hike including a team photo on the lake boardwalk.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Take a picture with a current or former player from one of Atlanta's professional sports teams, Falcons, Dream, Hawks, Braves, United FC, etc. The actual person not a photo, statue or any other facsimile.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Georgia's professional sports teams. (Falcons, Dream, Hawks, Braves, United FC, etc)
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
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.
COMPLETE 1 of the 2 COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Meet us at The Meadow at Piedmont Park for a quick brain teaser.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Georgia.
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)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds outside the Georgia Aquarium
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Go to N 33° 45.561 W 084° 23.343, call 404-260-5532 then when prompted press 3. Take a video at the location sharing what you learned.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Bobby Dodd Stadium or The Georgia Dome in the background, yes the actual stadium.
As a team sing the state song of Georgia "Georgia on My Mind". Sing it loud sing it proud.
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.
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.
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name as you and provide proof.
Take a 15 second video as a team reciting the Georgian Creed.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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)
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area that is not the festival. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space.
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.)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival. (Don't forget your totem)
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)
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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 >
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
During daylight hours 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.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Partake of the state fruit of Georgia with no hands.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Atlanta and leave it for someone else to find.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
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
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Take a 15 second video of your entire team doing the state folk dance of Georgia.
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.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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)
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your 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 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 video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Take a team selfie at Jackson Street Bridge with the skyline in the background
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Visit the Krog Street Tunnel and take a team photo for your imaginary album cover.
Recreate your favorite "The Walking Dead" scene at an authentic location from the popular television series.
Explore the beautiful Grant park and take a photo with the histroic Milledge Fountain and post a fountain fact in your caption.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Explore the beautiful Grant park and take a team photo from Fort Walker, the second highest natural point in Atlanta. Hint, it's on the south east corner of Grant Park.
Pick up 20 pieces of trash in/around Grant Park and throw it away in the proper bin. Take a picture of your bounty before tossing it.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Grant Park having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi logo located on the back side of the store tents.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link (link in column I). 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.