Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet Houston and leave it for someone else to find.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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.
Make a 15 second video admiring the James Turrell Twilight Skyspace during daylight hours
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with NRG Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 13th thing on the menu. #lucky13
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Show us how to do a Butterfly Coil with a rope and carry it like a backpack
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
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 (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.
Go to a busy part of downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Pay your respects at the Lauren Catuzzi Grandcolas Sculpture and take a team photo with her sculpture.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Take a team photo at Discovery Green with the "Super Bowl LI" building sign.
Reenact your favorite Astros moment from this world series in a 15 second video!
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
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 ahead and press the Big Red Button on the Preston Street Bridge. Take a video showing us what it does.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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)
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you organized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Go to a thrift store and create the most "basic" fall outfit you can.
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.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Share a large gourd as a team, carefully create a helmet from the gord. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Dress up in all orange and try to camouflage in with some pumpkins at a pumpkin patch.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
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)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market. #nofarmsnofood
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin. #meta
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
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
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Take a picture of a ghost.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume #igotarock
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Take a reflective water photo or video at Hermann Park
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Find and photograph the 28th state to be admitted into the Union's, official quarter.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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."
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Make a 15 second video leading another team in a stretching routine
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.
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.