We're All Mad Here!
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Film a video showing how to check the oil, coolant, power steering fluid, brake fluid, and windshield wiper fluid levels in your car. Make sure everything is ship shape.
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.
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.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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)
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, PSL, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
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.
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.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Recreate your favorite World Series moment with your team and tell us why it is your favorite in your challenge description. #OctoberBaseball
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
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.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit. Photo. Totem Required.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
***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 music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Video a teammate eating an entire tofu turkey in a timelapse video
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.
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
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.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with a drawing of your favorite classic movie monster. Frankenstein's Monster, Ghost, Witch, Dracula or Mummy.
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
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."
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Take a photo or video with a wild Sagebrush
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)
Visit the Hoover Dam and reenact a scene from any movie filmed there.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
As a team sing the state song of Nevada. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space that is not check-in or a checkpoint. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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!)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description. It's full of vitamin A.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun in a place that doesn't disturb non-Questival participants.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth.
Go to a busy part of the Las Vegas "Strip", put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Respectfully add to Vegas Strong Cross Memorial in a meaningful way, take a photo of your addition.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "OktoberQuest Las Vegas 2017"
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Take a picture with a stranger who has your FAVORITE Near-Halloween costume on during this Near-Halloween weekend.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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 in the wilderness 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.
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Take a photo of a wild burro.
Visit a historic site/ do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Find and take a team photograph with your favorite piece of Downtown Street Art.
Find and take a team photograph with your favorite piece of Vegas Street Art, must be different than your "downtown street art" submission.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Make a 15 second commercial for Downtown Las Vegas
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Fremont Street
Convince a stranger to touch noses with you for 15 seconds. Maintain eye-contact whilst doing so and provide video as proof.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
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.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then Visit the Nothing But Nets table and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
When prompted at the check in challenge sing along with everyone to the rock ballad “Don’t Stop Believin’” #loudandproud
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Decorate your mini-jack-o-lantern you got at check-in and give it a name. One per team, video of why you named it what you did.
Build something creative from the giant legos or foam blocks at the Container Park and take a picture with your creation.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges :wink:
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.