Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
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)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 6:57pm)
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.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
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
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
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.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
During daylight hours take a team photo outside of the building that houses the largest indoor statue in Tennessee.
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.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of public art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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)
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area away from checkpoints/check-in, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Recreate your favorite Tennessee sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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 underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
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.
Snag the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
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
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
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 >
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.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - ... Find us at The Parthenon. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Printers Alley or Lower Broad.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Nashville.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Tennessee.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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 at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in Nashville.
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)
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.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
During daylight hours do a 15 second touchdown celebration dance with the Titans stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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. (Don't forget
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.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nashville and leave it for someone else to find.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
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)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Find and photograph a Tennessee State Quarter.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:53 am)
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Get llama nail art.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Create a budget meal for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make a fruit salad using the state fruit and enjoy it with the state drink of Tennessee.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
As a team sing one of Tennessee's 10 different state songs. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Do some quick google research on the origin of the name Tennessee. then, take a 15 second video and explaining what you learned.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a 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)
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
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 make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
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.
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.
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!
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.