Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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.
**** PRIZE CHALENGE**** Recreate a memorable Hallowen moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of New York.
Find a real life black cat; be nice and don't terrorize it.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch or stoop complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Sip a cup of coffee in NYC's signature "We Are Happy to Serve You" blue cup
Take a break and quell your appetite with the official snack of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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.
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.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Share a large gourd as a team, carefully create a helmet from the gord. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Carve a llama into a pumpkin
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving techinique on a real pumpkin.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out as if you were tanning.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
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)
Hug the official tree of the state of New York.
Picture scollage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Find and photograph a shrine to the first American-born Catholic saint. Tell us something interesting about the building in your caption.
Visit the Statue of Liberty, tell us what is at her feet and why it's important
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)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Take a photo of your team looking down the “Portal Down to Old New York.”
Visit the oldest fence in New York, which encompasses New York's first public park
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a photo next to The Fearless Girl by Kristen Visbal emulating her pose.
Take a team photo in front of "Group of Four Trees", by Jean Dubuffet
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
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."
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make up a song about the infamous "pizza rat" with your team and perform it on a subway platform. (Tap this challenge then tap “go” for more info) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPXUG8q4jKU
Find and photograph a New Mexico State Quarter.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find and photograph a live or taxidermied specimen of the official State bird of New York.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed can not roll more than 12"
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Upload a timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
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.
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact.
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
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.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Take a picture of a ghost.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Find the best $1 pizza slice and take a video of someone on your team explaining why they think it's the best
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.