Llama Take a Selfie
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
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.
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.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find us at Ann Morrison park (where we had check-in). The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Sink a disc golf shot from 20 feet at a disc golf course in Ann Morrison park during daylight hours.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
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 photo next to the 3rd largest seated Abraham Lincoln statue in the world (allegedly).
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Create a 15 second video telling us about your favorite place in Idaho to have an outdoor adventure.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Boise
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Go to a busy pedestrian area, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Do a little research about the Basque People, and take a team photo at the basque Block. Tell us something you learned in the caption.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Take a team photo in front of Penny Postcard: A Hometown Greeting by Mark Baltes. Tell us what your team's favorite thing about Boise is in your caption.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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)
Take a team photo in front of the Capitol Building. Tell us what the official Idaho State nickname is in the caption.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
As a team, roll down the hill on the property of the one time home of Idaho's late Potatoe King. Be careful.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Mail a potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. No packaging or box is needed, we promise.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Sing the State Song of Idaho as a team at the Boise Train Depot
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Film a video running a Statue of Liberty play with your team in front of Albertsons Stadium (Bronco Stadium)
Take a team photo overlooking the Old Idaho Penitentiary from Old Penitentiary trail. Tell us the most illegal thing you've done in the caption.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
PlayHard GiveBack wants you to perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Take a photo in front of Aero Agoseris by Mark Baltes.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Take a photo in front of River Sculpture, by Alison Sky. Tell us what river the sculpture represents in the caption.
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
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.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us in Camel's Back Park. Plan accordingly, 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).
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
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)
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in a busy place.
Upload a photo collage of 4 Boise traffic boxes featuring the work of local artists. Tell us which is your favorite in the caption.
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)
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.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger 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)
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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 >
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
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Treasure Valley, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
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)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
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!).
Get llama nail art.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
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.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
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 come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
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)
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Find and photograph a Hawaii license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Take a photo with Boise Wings by Adam Levinthal in the background. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
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)
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing your heart out.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boise and leave it for someone else to find.
Create your own Questival challenge and film your team doing it. Tell us what it is in the caption and post on social media inviting your friends to complete your challenge as well. Use the hashtag #QuestivalDaily"
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.
Eat the official vegetable of Idaho prepared in your favorite way
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
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.
Take a team photo with the Techo 3 tent in front of the Cotopaxi mobile retail unit.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Take a selfie in front of the Corvette in the festival area. You can also enter a raffle to win the car or a trip to Mexico.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.