Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
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.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from The Riverboat Gamblers as thoughtfully as possible.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
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.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not count.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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.
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)
Respectfully introduce us to your favorite spot in Zilker Park. Do it like a real traveling show (i.e. Rick Steves/Anthony Bourdain/etc.)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
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.
Take a photo or video with a real live Northern Mockingbird.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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.
Recreate your favorite Texas sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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.
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.
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.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
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 picture with a Texas Longhorn. Don't get hurt/trampled. Also, ask permission and be smart.
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
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
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
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Dance on the ceiling, we don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Get llama nail art.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Take a photo or video with a wild 'Texas bluebonnet'
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
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.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Partake of the state dish of Chili Con Carne with no hands. #chiliconcarnival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find and photograph a Texas State Quarter.
Tell us a fun fact about the giant, beautiful photovoltaic Mueller Sunflowers... but make sure there's a Mueller Sunflower in the shot.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name as you and provide proof.
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.
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a picture of a High Brew can in a creative way. **Hint - you might want to save an unopened can for a challenge that you'll do later.**
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.