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.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored. #radicaldude
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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.
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.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Respectfully introduce us to your favorite spot in Zilker Park. Do it like a real traveling show (i.e. Rick Steves/Anthony Bourdain/etc.)
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not count.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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.
Boulder a V0 problem outdoors.
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.
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
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)
Take a team selfie with your favorite box of cereal with one of the 17 remaining 'Moonlight Towers'. They are an official Texas state landmark, btw.
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come to the Moonlight Tower (Zilker Park) and join us for a quick brain-teaser.
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.
Get llama nail art.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Dance on the ceiling, we don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Take a picture of an uncommon object underneath the sign of Uncommon Objects. If you choose to enter this eccentric shop, please be respectful and kind.
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.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Head to Mitscoots (2505 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702) between 10am-5pm and assemble a "care canister" to be given away to someone less-fortunate in the area. Take a team video/picture of you putting your canister together.
Create your most "Texas" outfit at a thrift store and try it on. #poppintags
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Come meet us at the lower level of Hope Outdoor Gallery on the benches and get the challenge details.
Come by The Shade Project SPF station at Tru-Skin Dermatology (3500 Jefferson St, Ste 200, 78731) between 10AM and NOON and get your shade on! Teams will lather each other up and learn how to stay sun safe… the 1st 200 visitors get a special gift!
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!
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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
Take a picture with a Texas Longhorn. Don't get hurt/trampled. Also, ask permission and be smart.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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
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.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Between 9 and 10:30AM find the ultimate hang at Kammok (1401 E 7th St Austin, TX 78702). Come set up and sit in a hammock, then take it down and use it as an accessory in a team photo in front of our mural. Breakfast while supplies last. :)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
plan meals for a 3 day backpacking trip, 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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example 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).
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
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.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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 trailer as the background.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name as you and provide proof.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.