Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
See how long you can hold a consistent singing note and document the entire thing. Make sure it's loud and that you are in a VERY public place.
Take a cooking class and learn to cook something new.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.
Come by The Shade Project SPF station at Tru-Skin Dermatology (3500 Jefferson St, Ste 200, 78731) between 10AM and NOON and get your shade on! Teams will lather each other up and learn how to stay sun safe… the 1st 200 visitors get a special gift!
Between 9 and 10:30AM find the ultimate hang at Kammok (1401 E 7th St Austin, TX 78702). Come set up and sit in a hammock, then take it down and use it as an accessory in a team photo in front of our mural. Breakfast while supplies last. :)
Head to Mitscoots (2505 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702) between 10am-5pm and assemble a "care canister" to be given away to someone less-fortunate in the area. Take a team video/picture of you putting your canister together.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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 team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs. Document them but do not touch.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. Don't forget your totem.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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)
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a fly rod.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing "Bicycle Race" by Queen together whilst doing so.
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)
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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 >
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Go to a public place where music is playing (not the check-in festival) and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up.
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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.
Get llama nail art.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Create your most "Texas" outfit at a thrift store and try it on. #poppintags
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
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 at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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 on or near UT campus.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Come meet us at the lower level of Hope Outdoor Gallery on the benches and get the challenge details.
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come to the Moonlight Tower (Zilker Park) and join us for a quick brain-teaser.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.
Take a picture of a High Brew can in a creative way. **Hint - you might want to save an unopened can for a challenge that you'll do later.**
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.