Casa Bonita Fan Club
Go to a public place and eat an onion like one might eat an apple. Pretend that this is your 'normal' and film others reactions. #secretvideo (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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)
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Denver and leave it for someone else to find.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture.
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Denver Oktoberfest on 21st between Larimer and Market, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Find and take a team photograph with the big blue bear.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Mile High in the background, yes the actual stadium.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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 >
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
**** PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST DEN 2017.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Go to your favorite pizza joint and try to eat a piece in one bite
Recreate your favorite Colorado sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver.
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
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Do the Jack Skelington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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)
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
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.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at City Park near Thatcher Fountain, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Pearl Street in Boulder
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
**** PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Take a cooking class and learn to cook something new.
Break a wishbone with your bestie and make a wish if you win.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Knit a tiny scarf for a cat then give it to a cat.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Find a real life black cat; be nice and don't terrorize it.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Take a picture of a ghost.
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.
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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)
Take a quick stroll up Chautauqua Trail; Take a picture in front of the first and second flatiron.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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 come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. 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 in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. 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)
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 make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Take a picture with a Rocky Mountain Big Horn Sheep.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the 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)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Visit stein hoisting or keg bowling either as a participant or spectator.
Go to the main stage and as a team dance to whatever band is playing.
Take a team photo with the giant bobble head.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Post a screenshot.
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.
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges 😉
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.
Lip sync to the song Day-O and act out the scene from Beetlejuice
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language