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.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Take a picture with a real love sugar glider. ***Hint there are sugar gliders in a pet store near Patrons, the second Cotopaxi checkpoint. :)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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.
Recreate a scene from your favorite movie that takes place in Boston
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Patrons (138 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA. 02134), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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 team picture with the biggest Memorial Day flag you can find. ***Hint - there is a giant vertical hanging flag somewhere in Boston.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Recreate your favorite music video from either Marky Mark or New Kids on the Block.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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)
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)
Find the "one man band" at the Boston Common and dance as a team to the sweet music.
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
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 >
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Boston Commons, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Visit “Shaw Memorial” by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1897
Visit Edgar Allan Poe Square and recite your favorite line from his catalogue.
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
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.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Do not climb on the art! (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Massachusetts.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Visit “Betances Mural” by Lilli Ann Killen Rosenberg, 1979
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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).
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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!).
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Take a picture of your entire team sitting on the Jamaica Pond Bench.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Take a team photo with the largest piece of copyrighted artwork in the world in the background.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
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 recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
During daylight hours do an actual "Gronk Spike" celebration dance with Gillette Stadium (Foxborough) in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Take a photo of Pooh's House on Harvard Campus. #ohbother
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Check out the oldest US Navy ship that is still afloat. Tell us how old it is in your caption.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Play the Charleston Bells as you walk across Charles RIver Dam
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Visit the Great Boston Molasses Flood Plaque, tell us how many people were killed in your caption.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Take a photo in front of the skinniest house in Boston. Keep your distance and be respectful of the residents as the house is privately owned and occupied.
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
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)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
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
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 video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Recreate a Debbie Downer SNL sketch from Boston Native Rachel Dratch.
Show us your team's interpretation of Boston Native Conan O'brien's String Dance. #teamcoco
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds near Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to the IRC tent. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.