***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Impromptu rolled-up sock dodgeball with non-Questival participants who agree to play with you.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Find/procure/dig-up a bolo tie and give us your best impression of what you think someone who wears a bolo tie would say.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Recreate your favorite Nevada historical moment.
Photo with an octogenarian, maybe if you're lucky maybe they'll tell you some stories.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
2 - TIMEFRAME (5-7pm) - We'll be at Bellagio Fountains for a puzzling experience.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Make a scarf out of a blanket and talk to people in a public place in a British accent about fancy things.
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
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Take a photo or video with a wild Sagebrush
Summit Exploration Peak 1.4 miles easy.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Take a photo of a wild burro.
Hold a Naṭarājāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #hard
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.
Do a team cheer with the Vegas skyline in the background atop Exploration Peak during open hours.... no trespassing. :)
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
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.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Hug a pinus monophylla or pinus longaeva.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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 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.)
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Sing a Joshua Tree your favorite U2 song. Make sure that your are really giving it your best.
Visit a historic site/ do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
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.
1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Grab a stamp on your passport when you meet us at the top of the short Exploration Peak Park Hike. We'll be at the top. of the hike waiting to say hi.
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.
Visit Exploration Park and make a 15 second westerm movie - Only available during park hours.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Get a picture with fans from 4 separate college basketball teams who are a part of the same conference here for a tournament. Make a picture collage. #conferencetournamentweekend
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
As a team sing the state song of Nevada. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Nevada state motto means to you.
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.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Check-in/checkpoints don't count also don't forget your totem)
Go to a higly foot-trafficked part of Las Vegas (maybe Fremont). Put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Get llama nail art.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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 >
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is
Feed one of your teamates a piece of Country Archer Jerky in a creative way
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing some Panic! At the Disco. #localband
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)
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:47am)
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Sing the cheers theme song outside of the oldest saloon in Las Vegas.
Make a 15 second video of you suggestion what food should be the official state food of Nevada.
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.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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
Find and take a team photograph with this working sculpture. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Have an accurate 'weigh in' ala the weigh-ins at a UFC event. Convince a stranger to be the one facing off with you.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Las Vegas
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participanting in the Questival.
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.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! Complete this challenge outside of check-in/checkpoints)
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nevada/Las Vegas and leave it for someone else to find.
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name 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!
Take a selfie or a team picture with a real llama (Cusco) OR Miguel the Llama (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Make a snapchat post at the festival and use The Questival geofilter. (Screenshot)
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.
Pick up 20 pieces of trash in/around the Container Park and throw it away in the proper bin. Take a picture of your bounty before tossing it.
Grab a can of High Brew Coffee Drink (at least one) at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Go to LAYOP. Search their store to find the name of our LAYOP Kids Turtle. Take a picture of his name when you find it and get a FREE sticker prize from them.
Explore the innovative and beautiful Container Park and take a team photo at the Treehouse.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at the Container Park having parked legally and lawfully or having used public transport.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.