Team Theo (meow)
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Freedom Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Challenge another team to 2 on 2 thumb wars. Each hand must have a thumb to battle.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Film a 15 second video illustrating how to tie a prusik knot.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST ATLANTA 2017.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Purchase any Cotopaxi product from the merch tent, and take a photo using it in the wild.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can in downtown Atlanta.
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.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Woodruff Park complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Georgia state motto means to you with the Georgia state flag waving in the background.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Georgia or the city flag of Atlanta. A real fabric flag waving majestically in the wind.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Tandem somersault with a teammate for at least one full rotation. AKA the human wheel.
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)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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.
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 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)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
During daylight hours walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture. #justfallthings
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Georgia.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Find and take a team photograph with this artwork. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
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.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Spend some time looking for Tiny Door #6 from the Tiny Doors ATL pieces.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Write a note with 10 things you love about fall in Georgia and leave it for someone else to find.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video illustrating how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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 ghost llama.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Find a real life black cat; be nice and don't terrorize it.
Visit the Krog Street Tunnel; Take a team picture here as if you were an awkward family.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a team photo with a volunteer or Cotopaxi staff member.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.