Strawdogs

Recreate your favorite Cubs or White Socks sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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Barry and Pierzynski at home #cubssox #strawdogs #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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Saw some kiddos that were sports fans and bought them souvenirs!!! #questival
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Is it just Andy, or is it raining? #HydrationIsKey #Questival #Strawdogs #questival
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Last minute find!!! #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
We did it ALL!!! #questival
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.
We did it!!! #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Chicago and leave it for someone else to find.
#strawdog #questival
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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We thought it was a pic #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
#cta #strawdogs #questival
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
Volunteer Town! #AdoptThoseDogs #Strawdogs #Ironic #Questival #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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#allprosnocons #strawdog #questival
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.
#strawdog #nature #questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Post a screenshot of your donation.
#irc #strawdog #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Souvenir. Our team bandanas. #questival
Locate your favorite park with a view. Take a picture of the skyline of the City. Totem included.
Lovely #questival #Questival #Cotopaxi #Chicago
Find and photograph together the state quarters from Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kentucky, Indiana
$1.50 Boyzzzz #TotemInBack #ImRich #Strawdogs #Questival #questival
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.
Checkpoint 1 #questival
Go to the end of Navy Pier and do your best foghorn impression with the Chicago Harbor Lighthouse in the background.
#wedidavideo #strawdog #questival
Enjoy your favorite Chicago dog with no hands. Post the location in the caption.
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#hotdog #strawdog #questival
Cross the border with Indiana. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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#strawdog #questival
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of Chicago.
Forced perspective!! #questival
Find one of Chicago's two remaining wood paved alleys and take a team photo.
Actually really cool #questival
Take a team photo with a willing CTA employee. (Don't disturb anyone operating a vehicle/train)
#wetried #questival
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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Condiments are cheap #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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#trickshotwithadoughnut #questival
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!
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Singing in the splash pad #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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Jake knows #questival
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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Yum yum town #MustardMan #Strawdogs #Questival #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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ace vs. 10 #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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#questival
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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Jake got it! #questival
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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#strawdogs #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Gross. #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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Daddy and Andy #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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#questival
Recreate this amazing picture as accurately as you can. Tap this challenge then tap GO >
the wiz and darth #questival
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.
#questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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#strawdog #backyardsurvival #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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"The Strawdogs" Thursdays at 7:30 #questival #toomanycooks
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 >
Melon helmets are hard #EatLocalFruit #Strawdogs #Questival #questival
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.
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#strawdogs #readingrainbow #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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#questival
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
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bulldog lake bass #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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Nori. Not for everyone. #questival
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
50 likes! fishing this morning. #strawdogs #questival #questival
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
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#mollywonmykerchief #strawdogs #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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Yum? #questival
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.
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Thanks new neighbor friend! #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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#boyscout #strawdogs #questival
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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Time lapse!! #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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#questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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#stradogs #questival
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
#RAIDERS!!!!!! #strawdogs #thanksbuddy!!! #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Yum #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Llama yum! #questival
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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#strawdogs #kateisthebest #questival
Ride a unicycle.
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#strawdogs #questival
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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#strawdog #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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#strawdogs #questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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#BSB #strawdogs #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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#strawdog #questival
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.
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Jose wins! youth over experience. #questival
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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#strawdog #educate #tonimorrison #questival
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
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#strawdog #questival
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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#strawdogs #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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#strawdoga #questival #overthetop
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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We had to take one flight twice but it was 3 for sure!! #questival
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.
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Guy Fieri eat your heart out #questival
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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Llamas are fun! #strawdogs #questival
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)
Carissa lives out in Elgin but wanted to treat herself and her kids to a beautiful day down in the city. She deserves it--she's a teacher! <3 #strawdogs #questival
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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Blowing bubbles? Not their forte. But new friends nonetheless! #questival
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)
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This man won a Bears pencil. He deserved it. #questival
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.
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Who knew you could buy a cow at a thrift store? #questival
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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Cartwheel race!!! Thanks ladies!! #questival
Share the state snack of Illinois with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
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#strawdog #statesnack #questival
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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#strawdogs #questival
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Soldier Field in the background, yes the actual stadium.
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Touchdown!!! #questival
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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Holding that door like a champ. You go guuuurrrllll #GirlsRuleTheWorld #Strawdogs #Questival #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Chicago.
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Chicago. It's not Indiana. #questival
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)
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chilling underneath the hancock #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Educate Girls #questival
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.)
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Spelling Bee Champs! #WeAreSoSmartSMRT #Questival #BabyOnBoard #questival
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
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I'd track his stand any day πŸ”₯πŸ˜‚πŸ€‘ #TrackStand #HeSoFine #DivyBike #Questival #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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Clothing+lake= fun #questival
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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It's a flip. Really. He flipped. 😁 #questival
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)
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7.8 seconds. Not great... #questival
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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Score!! #questival
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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Over to the dunes and back! #questival
Prize challenge! Create a mock fight scene with another team and include some dialogue. Think cheesy 80's action movie.
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#Rocky #fakefightingor real #strawdogs #questival
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.
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#driftwood #notabeachedwhale #strawdog #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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#strawdogs #shoelaces #teamwork #questival
Find and take a team "Selfie" in front of the "Fountain of Time." Include your totem in the Selfie.
It's big #Strawdogs #questival
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 >)
We love science #Strawdogs #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
We are going to the Checkpoint. #Strawdogs #questival #cotopaxi
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Spittin them fire math jokes πŸ”₯πŸ€“πŸ€™πŸ» #MathJokes #NerdsRUs #Questival #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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They actually hugged for like 20 seconds 😻#Strawdogs #questival
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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Target cover ups ARE awesome #Strawdogs #questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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Origami blow up frog. I have a particular set of skills #Strawdogs #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Which ones are the real seagulls? Eh? Eh? #Strawdogs #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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What a trooper! #Strawdogs #questival
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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#strawdog #questival
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).
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Video was too long, but we made it down!! #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Chicago 2017.
#strawdogs #boristhedemolitionexpert #vannimal #heroNpuss #kate #pirate #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Illinois state motto means to you.
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#strawdogs #questival
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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#questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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We have been named and reborn. #Strawdogs #questival
As a team sing the state song of Illinois. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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Loud AND proud. #Strawdogs #questival
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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#strawdogs #questival #cotopaxi
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow.
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@JKCorden @latelateshow #carpoolkaraoke #strawdogs #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
waterfall glen 50 trash lighter#dogood #questival
Visit Waterfall Glen Forest Preserve and complete a minimum 2 mile hike. Track with app and post screenshot along with team photo.
#strawdogs #waterfallglen #questival
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)
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Chilling at Waterfall Glen #Strawdogs #questival
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.
reviewed! #strawdogs #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
llama on cardboard with charcoal #itbelongsinamuseum #strawdogs #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Be-a-youtiful. #Strawdogs #questival #cotopaxi
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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Only you can prevent forest fires πŸ”₯🐻 #Strawdogs #Questival #questival
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.
marshmallow burning man #questival
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.
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magnesium fire starter ftw #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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#howtotreatasnakebite #strawdogs #questival
Recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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#Strawdogs rap for good #questival
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.
Add potato chips for crunch. #strawdogs #questival
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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#strawdogs #questival
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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#strawdogs #questival
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanelβ„’. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Eau de Campfire #Strawdogs #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Gaga Llama with @LlamasinPajamas @Strawdogs #questival
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Chips with @Llamas in Pajamas @Strawdogs #questival
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Sharing with #Llamas in Pajamas #Strawdogs #questival #cotopaxi
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)
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Bullfrog Lake camping extravaganza #Strawdogs #questival
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
183 likes. No shame. #strawdogs #questival
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
#questival
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by Smashing Pumpkins or STYX.
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#questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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And away we go!! #Strawdogs #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Astronauts on earth #Strawdogs #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
#questival
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
we couldn't upload the huge video file of dancing! champions. #notchampions #strawdogs #questival #questival
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.
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Stopping skeeters one net at a time πŸ•Έβ€οΈ #Questival #Strawdogs #questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
the llama was too busy for me. figure. #llama #questival #questival
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch & claim Questival points.
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taco race #dirtymoviename #strawdogs #questival
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishIt mural in the truth zone
#Strawdogs #questival
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Playing with #flamingmarshmellows #strawdogs #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Andy is pointing at where we parked legally. #strawdogs #questival
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.
Keep them skeeters off me 🀠 #Strawdogs #Questival #questival
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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#questival
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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Strawdog Shake! #questival
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.
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Mesa Verde National Park! And a video bombing. #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Jason Bourne Lives On! #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
as naturey as I get #natureaf #questival #questival