Mom's the Word
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.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Photo with an octogenarian, maybe if you're lucky maybe they'll tell you some stories.
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.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Impromptu rolled-up sock dodgeball with non-Questival participants who agree to play with you.
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 in Las Vegas is at 6:24pm)
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.
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.)
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
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
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
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.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
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)
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.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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
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.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Find and take a team photograph with this working sculpture. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Nevada
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Las Vegas
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Do a centipede massage train with a stranger in a busy area (the person in the back has control and whatever she/he does with their fingers, the others have to do) Put the stranger at the front of the centipede. #service
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Check-in/checkpoints don't count also don't forget your totem)
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)
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nevada/Las Vegas and leave it for someone else to find.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Make a 15 second video of you suggestion what food should be the official state food of Nevada.
Find and photograph a Nevada State Quarter.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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)
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.
Visit the "Pipe Dream" statue and do your best blue man group impersonation.
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 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.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Las Vegas Shows (i.e. Blue man group, Donnie Osmond, Penn and Teller, etc.)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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)
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 historic site/ do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Hold a Aṣṭāvakrāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #expert
Take a photo of a wild burro.
Hold a Adho Mukha Śvānāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #intermediate
Hold a Naṭarājāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #hard
Hold a Śavāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #beginner
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:47am)
Sing a Joshua Tree your favorite U2 song. Make sure that your are really giving it your best.
Take a photo or video with a wild Sagebrush
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
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 sing a pop song around your campfire.
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.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story 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™.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participanting in the Questival.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Find/procure/dig-up a bolo tie and give us your best impression of what you think someone who wears a bolo tie would say.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Nevada state motto means to you.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at the Container Park having parked legally and lawfully or having used public transport.
Go to a higly foot-trafficked part of Las Vegas (maybe Fremont). Put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Full 15 second freestyle rap with an enterage of strangers somewhere along Fremont Street or the Las Vegas strip
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! Complete this challenge outside of check-in/checkpoints)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name as you and provide proof.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Grab a can of High Brew Coffee Drink (at least one) at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Take a selfie or a team picture with a real llama (Cusco) OR Miguel the Llama (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Explore the innovative and beautiful Container Park and take a team photo at the Treehouse.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.