Six 5 Guys
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from The Riverboat Gamblers as thoughtfully as possible.
While acting like a civilized adult and friend-of-the-animals (don't be a buffoon), take a photo with a peacock or peahen at Mayfield Park.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Dance on the ceiling, we don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Do a hike of at least 1 mile of your choosing, tell us where you went and why you went there. Make an experience.
Go to a busy part of 6th Street/University of Texas/Zilker Park, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Texas' professional sports teams.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored. #radicaldude
Have your team crack open a few bottles of champagne or sparkling cider and spray them all over each other like you've just won the indy 500.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
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
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Do a wheelie on a bike for 5 seconds or longer.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
plan meals for a 3 day backpacking trip, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not count.
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Show us your best volleyball serve. On/with a regulation court, net and ball.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Hike around the Barton Creek Greenbelt and capture a team selfie during your favorite part of the experience.
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
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
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 underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Recreate your favorite Texas sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the University of Texas football stadium (Darrell K Royal) in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on or near UT campus.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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 >
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
Go to this link (click link and tap GO>) and donate to the IRC. Write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee on some fabric and give it to a Cotopaxi staff member for a display later in the year.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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. :)
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients.
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 a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
See how fast you can run the length of the 'Larry Monroe Forever' Mosaic bridge. Whilst running it yell aloud "Larry Monroe Forever!"
Take a picture of an uncommon object underneath the sign of Uncommon Objects. If you choose to enter this eccentric shop, please be respectful and kind.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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 cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Do a 1 mile hike around St. Edwards Park, screenshot your route as verification.
Do a 2 mile hike around Turkey Head Trail, screenshot your route as verification. Don't get lost going down any rabbit holes.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Take the stairs to the top of Covert Park at Mount Bonnell take a team photo.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Take a team selfie with your favorite box of cereal with one of the 17 remaining 'Moonlight Towers'. They are an official Texas state landmark, btw.
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Find and photograph a Texas State Quarter.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, 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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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!).
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.
Take a picture with your favorite addition in Sparky Park.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
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.**
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.