The Brunch Club
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 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.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Explore Galveston Island State Parks Prairie Trail. Be prepared for the parks entry $5 fee
Take a picture with a current or former player from one of Texas professional teams. The actual person not a photo, statue or any other facsimile.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Partake of the state dish of Texas with no hands.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
**** PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Houston
Reenact your favorite Astros moment from this world series in a 15 second video!
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Take a team photo at Gerald D. Hines "Water Wall"
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (4pm-5pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Smither Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a photo on the boardwalk at Houston Arboretum and Nature Center
Hike the Purple Trail at Memorial Park. Be alert of mt. bikers! Really show us you did it.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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 mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (1pm-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Spotts Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume #igotarock
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
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.
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)
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.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market. #nofarmsnofood
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds somewhere downtown Houston
Impress us with your connections/access to one of Texas professional sports teams.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Explore Galveston Island State Parks Freshwater Pond Loop. Show us you the pond. Be prepared for the parks entry $5 fee
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Explore Galveston Island State Park Duck Lake. Be prepared for the parks entry $5 fee
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet Houston and leave it for someone else to find.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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!
Try out the hot water bottle at the bottom of your sleeping bag technique while you sleep. Isn't it great? Tell us about it
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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
Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes #newschoolshoes
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Build a cob of corn out of candy corn at least 6 inches tall. It works! (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
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.
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.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Dress up in all orange and try to camouflage in with some pumpkins at a pumpkin patch.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Find and photograph the 28th state to be admitted into the Union's, official quarter.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Show us how to do a Butterfly Coil with a rope and carry it like a backpack
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then 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.
Make a 15 second video leading another team in a stretching routine
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.