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
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
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)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
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.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Colonel Summers Park (SE 17th Ave & Taylor St, Portland, OR 97214), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, do something we've never seen in front of the "keep Portland weird" sign.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Dress up like Paul Bunyon, make a homemade button that says "push me" and stick it on your person. Stand like a statue at a public place and wait for a stranger to press the button. Once the button is pushed recite a few facts about the person who you are dressed as.
Go to a busy part of Downtown Portland put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, recreate a scene from OUR favorite movie Portland based move, Free Willy obviously.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Oregon.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Recreate your favorite scene from the TV series Portlandia.
Take a picture of your entire team pretending to shake hands with the Portlandia statue.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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 for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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.
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
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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 nightime hours.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Cathedral City Park (6635 N Baltimore Ave, Portland, OR 97203), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Create a unique Oregon souvenir and give it to Callan (Cotopaxi staff) at one of the Cotopaxi checkpoints. Callan must approve.
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.
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)
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.
Partake of the unofficial State Pie of Oregon with no hands. *hint* it begins with Marion...
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)
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 Guy Fieri while you eat it. Remember to say "money" over and over to be authentic.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Portland and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a 15 second video and tell us what the Oregon state motto means to you.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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)
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 nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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 nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Take a photo of your team enjoying the smallest park in Portland.
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Tell us what "Everything" means to you in the caption. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Go to a cafe and order a local Portland roasted coffee. Be sure to include the cup logo and name of the roaster in your submission. Tell us where if you take sugar and cream in the caption.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Portland. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Hug a pseudotsuga menziesii.
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 nightime hours.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a 15 second music video with lyrics about Mt. Hood
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Take a photo or video with the official State Flower of Oregon.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
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 >)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Play a round of Kubb over at The Dyrt's tent with another team.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Get llama nail art.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Visit Island Girl's Lunchbox or Tropical Sno and buy one of your teammates something tasty.
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.