Recreate your favorite Cubs or White Socks sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Wayward Collective (1551 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Chicago and leave it for someone else to find.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Post a screenshot of your donation.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Locate your favorite park with a view. Take a picture of the skyline of the City. Totem included.
Find and photograph together the state quarters from Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kentucky, Indiana
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Milton Lee Olive Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Go to the end of Navy Pier and do your best foghorn impression with the Chicago Harbor Lighthouse in the background.
Enjoy your favorite Chicago dog with no hands. Post the location in the caption.
Cross the border with Indiana. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of Chicago.
Find one of Chicago's two remaining wood paved alleys and take a team photo.
Take a team photo with a willing CTA employee. (Don't disturb anyone operating a vehicle/train)
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Prize challenge! Find a splash pad or fountain that allows people to be in it, casually walk through fully clothed while carrying an umbrella. Again only fountains/splash pads that allow people in them!
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Recreate this amazing picture as accurately as you can. Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Ride a unicycle.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival 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)
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.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Share the state snack of Illinois with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Soldier Field in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Chicago.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.)
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Prize challenge! Create a mock fight scene with another team and include some dialogue. Think cheesy 80's action movie.
Go to a local swimming beach take a 15 second video of at least one team member laying and rolling in the shallows like a piece of driftwood with the waves washing over you.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Find and take a team "Selfie" in front of the "Fountain of Time." Include your totem in the Selfie.
Take a sciencey photo outside of the Museum of Science and Industry. Come back another time for a proper visit (Chicago resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Find a sand dune outside of IL, hike to the top and sled down (there are at least 2 within 1:30 of the city).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Chicago 2017.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Illinois state motto means to you.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
As a team sing the state song of Illinois. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Visit Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve and complete a minimum 2 mile hike. Track with app and post screenshot along with team photo.
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)
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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)
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by Smashing Pumpkins or STYX.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch & claim Questival points.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishIt mural in the truth zone
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or 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.
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
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.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.