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Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
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")
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.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
plan meals for a 3 day backpacking trip, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from The Riverboat Gamblers as thoughtfully as possible.
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come to the Moonlight Tower (Zilker Park) and join us for a quick brain-teaser.
Respectfully introduce us to your favorite spot in Zilker Park. Do it like a real traveling show (i.e. Rick Steves/Anthony Bourdain/etc.)
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing "Bicycle Race" by Queen together whilst doing so.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
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.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored. #radicaldude
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.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Dance on the ceiling, we don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
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)
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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)
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Need to refuel? Find the Bobo's Oat Bar team near the Lamar Pedestrian Bridge between 11:30am and 12:30pm! Love what you tried? Let us know @eatbobos on social media.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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.
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
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
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.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator.
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!
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
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 >
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
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. :)
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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)
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Do a hike of at least 1 mile of your choosing, tell us where you went and why you went there. Make an experience.
Hike around the Barton Creek Greenbelt and capture a team selfie during your favorite part of the experience.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take the stairs to the top of Covert Park at Mount Bonnell take a team photo.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on or near UT campus.
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival.
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.
Take a picture with a Texas Longhorn. Don't get hurt/trampled. Also, ask permission and be smart.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and photograph a Texas State Quarter.
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 draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a 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.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Get llama nail art.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Hit a bullseye with a bow and arrow at an archery range. #becarefultonothurtanyone
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong 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.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.