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Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 6:57pm)
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
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.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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)
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at the center of John Seigenthaler Pedestrian Bridge. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Go to a busy pedestrian area of Broadway or East Nashville put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nashville and leave it for someone else to find.
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in Nashville.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area away from checkpoints/check-in, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
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 (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Take a picture with a taxidermy raccoon in person. (The wild animal of Tennessee)
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)
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
As a team sing one of Tennessee's 10 different state songs. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Do some quick google research on the origin of the name Tennessee. then, take a 15 second video and explaining what you learned.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - ... Find us at The Parthenon. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
During daylight hours do a 15 second touchdown celebration dance with the Titans stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of public art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with one of the "I believe in Nashville" murals
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Nashville.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:53 am)
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Create a budget meal for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Make a fruit salad using the state fruit and enjoy it with the state drink of Tennessee.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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 7th thing on the menu.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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.
Impromptu rolled-up sock dodgeball with non-Questival participants who agree to play with you.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
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)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find and photograph a Tennessee State Quarter.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
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 Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.