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Recreate a scene from your favorite movie that takes place in Boston
Recreate a Debbie Downer SNL sketch from Boston Native Rachel Dratch.
Recreate your favorite Boston sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
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.
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.
Take a picture with a real love sugar glider. ***Hint there are sugar gliders in a pet store near Patrons, the second Cotopaxi checkpoint. :)
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Recreate your favorite music video from either Marky Mark or New Kids on the Block.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Patrons (138 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA. 02134), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
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.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Show us your team's interpretation of Boston Native Conan O'brien's String Dance. #teamcoco
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Take a picture with a Boston Terrior, the official canine of this great state.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to the IRC tent. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
Take a video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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)
Take a photo or video with a real live specimen of the official State Bird of Massachusetts.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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 >
Visit “Shaw Memorial” by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1897
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Boston Commons, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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 “Betances Mural” by Lilli Ann Killen Rosenberg, 1979
Visit Edgar Allan Poe Square and recite your favorite line from his catalogue.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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 >
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Get llama nail art.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
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)
Visit the Great Boston Molasses Flood Plaque, tell us how many people were killed in your caption.
Take a photo in front of the skinniest house in Boston. Keep your distance and be respectful of the residents as the house is privately owned and occupied.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.