Waffle Bandits

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).
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68 degrees year 'round from our great Austin Barton Springs!! #wafflebandits #questival
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
25% off sushi!! #questival
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
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#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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#questival
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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Fresh Prince of Belaire #wafflebandits #questival #toomanycooks
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
T-shirts! #wafflebandits #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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FaceTime with mama! #wafflebandits #shethinkawerecrazy #questival
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from The Riverboat Gamblers as thoughtfully as possible.
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#wafflebandits #questival
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
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50 push-ups bitches!! #wafflebandits #questival
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.
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#wafflebandits #questival
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
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High Fives! #wafflebandits #questival
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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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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Jump rope competition! #wafflebandits #questival
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source.
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How to source the best water in nature! #wafflebandits #questival
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not count.
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Straw-type water filter for nature - drink up!! #wafflebandits #questival
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Llama spit take joke! #wafflebandits #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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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)
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Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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Skipping rocks. #questival
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.
Gathering trash at Zilker and Barton Spring #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
#wafflebandits sunset #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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5 minutes with some of my favorite peoples #wafflebandits #chill #peace #questival
Respectfully introduce us to your favorite spot in Zilker Park. Do it like a real traveling show (i.e. Rick Steves/Anthony Bourdain/etc.)
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#wafflebandits #questival
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
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#wafflebandits #questival
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.
#wafflebandits #questival
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come to the Moonlight Tower (Zilker Park) and join us for a quick brain-teaser.
We agree! #questival
Take a photo or video with a real live Northern Mockingbird.
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#wafflebandits #questival
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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#noneshallpass #questival
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.
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#wafflebandits #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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#wafflebandits #questival
Recreate your favorite Texas sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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Favorite Texas sports moment recreation. 2012. Manziel to Swope for the score. #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.
#questival #questival
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.
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Two questival teams challenged a non-Questival participant... the non-participant won. #wafflebandits #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.
Collect trash and recycle what you can. #wafflebandits #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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#goodhygiene #wafflebandits #questival
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
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#wafflebandits #questival
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
#himom! #wafflebandits #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Snake bite help. #wafflebandits #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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#mywifeissweet #wafflebandits #questival
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
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Sharp knife skills. #wafflebandits #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
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Come to Austin, the safest city in the Wild West! #wafflebandits to the rescue! #questival #visitaustin
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
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#wafflebandits #questival #forthosewhodo
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.
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#bornoffire #wafflebandits #questival
Take a picture with a Texas Longhorn. Don't get hurt/trampled. Also, ask permission and be smart.
#wafflebandits #longhorndidnttrampleus #questival
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
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#keepaustinweird #wafflebandits #questival
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
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#wafflebandits #questival
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
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Yummy? #wafflebandits #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Blue cheese. #wafflebandits #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
#thepuggleisreal #wafflebandits switching laces!! #questival
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator.
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llama glama #wafflebandits #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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Eggplant for the win. #wafflebandits #questival
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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Urban hammocking at its finest... at Whole Earth Provision. #wafflebandits #questival
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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#brightpinkshirt #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
#wafflebandits #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.
#wafflebandits #questival
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.
#Wafflebandits and an addressed sweet potato. Pretty uncommon... #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Hug a stranger! #allensboots #wemetanthony #questival
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
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Here chickie chickie chickie! #wafflebandits #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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#wafflebandits #questival
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
#wafflebandits #questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
#wafflebandits #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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#heatstrokesymptoms #wafflebandits #themoreyouknow #questival
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
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@terrygreed in the house!! #questival
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Donated some men's clothes! #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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#wafflebandits #questival
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
#footprint #wafflebandits have clean shirts #questival
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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#wafflebandits #definitelynotpinotnoir #questival
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.
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#wafflebandits #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Leavening, Waffle Iron, Crispy and Blackjack Mad - our new names #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
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#wafflebandits #questival
Dance on the ceiling, we don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
We'll be dancing on the ceiling! #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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#wafflebandits #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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Mmmbop kitchen utensil style... #wafflebandits #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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#wafflebandits #questival
Get llama nail art.
Llama nail art! #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
A llama pancake made special just for #wafflebandits #questival
Take a photo or video with a wild 'Texas bluebonnet'
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#springhasnotyetsprung #wafflebandits #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
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#girlscoutshonor #wafflebandits #awholelottalove #questival
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
#wafflebandits #questival
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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Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
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While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Eggs and bacon. #questival
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
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Maddie raps about llamas. #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Time to get going this morning! Fire doused! #questival
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
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Totem in the drink holder of the chair. Cologne by Yeti. #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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#wafflebandits #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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Maudie's artwork. #llama #wafflebandits #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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Does Maddie poop in the woods? #wafflebandits #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
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Oh billy Jean #questival
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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Mesquite barbecue chicken with rice and beans. Yum. #questival
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
@highbrew #highbrew kinda morning with the sun! #questival #forthosewhodo
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Beautifully chilly morning in Dripping Springs! #questival #cotopaxi
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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Why did they stuff me in a bag?!? #wafflebandits #questival
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
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Team #wafflebandits howling at the "moon"! #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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#questival #cotopaxi #questival
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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#questival
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
#wafflebandits gotta do what ya gotta do #questival #cotopaxi
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Stevie Ray handstand! keeping Austin fun! #questival
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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Everyone can trust team #wafflebandits #questival
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
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#questival
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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OMG!! A #wafflebandit ate a squiggly worm! #questival
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Tandem cartwheels on the Austin skyline never looked so good! #wafflebandits #questival
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.
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#areyouguysprotestingsomething? #thatssocool #wafflebandits are cool y'all! #questival
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival.
Scott "Zoob" Zublin is the owner of the Texas Chili Parlor in downtown Austin. A former oil field worker and arm wrestler who broke his elbow in a championship round, he found himself purchasing the joint he frequented for 20 years in 2002. He didn't change a thing and it remains an Austin icon. #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
#wafflebandits are doing just fine, thanks!! #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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He asked men not to so fast...slowwwww it down! #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
#wafflebandits #questival
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
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#notactuallythestarsatnight #wafflebandits #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
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Arm wrestling 2 former pros no less! Texas Chili Parlor! #wafflebandits #questival #overthetop
Partake of the state dish of Chili Con Carne with no hands. #chiliconcarnival
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Look Ma! No hands! #texaschiliparlor #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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One small step for man one giant leap for leavening dough! #wafflebandits #questival
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
#wafflebandits faster than a speeding bullet! #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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#questival
Find and photograph a Texas State Quarter.
Thanks, Grandma, for collecting state quarters. #wafflebandits #texas #questival
Tell us a fun fact about the giant, beautiful photovoltaic Mueller Sunflowers... but make sure there's a Mueller Sunflower in the shot.
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#sunflowers #wafflebandits #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
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#wafflebandits #llamas #favoritemovie #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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#wafflebandits Alpaca Lunch!!!! #questival
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
http://www.chrispesek.com/blog/cotopaxi-questival #wafflebandits #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
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#questival
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
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Olympic trash hurdle! #wafflebandits #questival
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
#questival
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name as you and provide proof.
The 2 Nicoles!! #wafflebandits #questival
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.
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Malaria is not spelled with a y, Cotopaxi. #questival
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Cotopaxi llama love #questival #cotopaxi
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Not chugging that beer #questival
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
#wafflebandits win!! #questival
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Lobster Roll from Garbo's #questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
He didn't know I was taking the selfie! #questival
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Warm up!! #questival
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.**
Even lobsters get a little cranky. High Brew to the rescue! Grab a High Brew!!! #wafflebandits #questival #forthosewhodo
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.
Looked good... but nothing got in the hole. #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
#questival #wafflebandits in the house!! #questival