2 Infinity and Beyond!
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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.
Take a creative team picture with the the flag of D.C.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gateway Park West Side, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. The Questival app closes at 7:00pm plan time for the challenge.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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.
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.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Recreate your favorite D.C. or Maryland professional sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Take a team photo in front of the Godey Lime Kilns plaque.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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.
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)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
As a team sing the state song of Virginia. "Carry Me Back to Old Virginia". Sing it loud sing it proud.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Find and take a team photograph with this building during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 15 second video. Reenact a scene from National Treasure or Night at the Museum, the more accurate the better.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
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.
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.)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the National Mall during daylight hours.
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of art during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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)
At checkpoint #1 on Saturday, invite another team to dance the official state folk dance of Maryland. (Two totems required)
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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 not participating in the questival for a correct response. Record their reaction.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during 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)
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
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at (Meridian Hill Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan time to complete the challenge, the checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a real guitar/ukulele.
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
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Maryland state motto means to you.
Take a team photo on Albert Einstein's lap.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Take a team photo at the original columns of the US capitol. Hint they're not at the capital.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Create a fictional sports team for Virginia and film a 15 second promo video for this new sports team.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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)
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Visit the Zero Milestone and take a video explaining its significance to D.C.
Take a 15 second video outside of your favorite Smithsonian Museum and tell why it's your favorite.
Take team photos at The White House, Capitol, Jefferson Monument and Washington Monument. Post a collage.
Get two pool noodles and go head to head with a teammate in the state sport of Maryland.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Take a moment to reflect at the Titanic Memorial.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Relax for a few minutes in what be the smallest park in D.C., Sonny Bono Memorial Park.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the city of Arlington.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
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)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any D.C., VA or MD local artist.
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)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Take a possessed team photo at The Exorcist Stairs.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Go to a busy part of M St in Georgetown, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Give a stranger not participating in the questivala compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.