The Fearsome Foursome (+2)
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 >
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Take a team photo with someone in a Halloween costume that is not participating in Questival. Be nice when asking and make sure to tell them “Thank you!”.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
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.
Recreate the Gomez and Morticia Addams Tango from the Addams Family.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Act out a scene from the Walking Dead where they visit the CDC.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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)
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Purchase any Cotopaxi product from the merch tent, and take a photo using it in the wild.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Georgia.
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.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Go to a busy part of Downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to the Monster Mash, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Tandem somersault with a teammate for at least one full rotation. AKA the human wheel.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
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)
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)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can in downtown Atlanta.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
During daylight hours walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture. #justfallthings
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Challenge another team to 2 on 2 thumb wars. Each hand must have a thumb to battle.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Georgia state motto means to you with the Georgia state flag waving in the background.
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 Georgia or the city flag of Atlanta. A real fabric flag waving majestically in the wind.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Knit or crochet a tiny scarf for a cat then give it to a cat.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Do your best impression of Wednesday Addams.
Get llama nail art.
Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin.
Do the Jack Skellington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
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!)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
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 team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a ghost llama.
Video a teammate eating an entire tofu turkey in a timelapse video
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Film a 15 second video illustrating how to tie a prusik knot.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient. #cowboycoffee
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.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Film a 15 second video illustrating how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space that is not check-in or a checkpoint. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST ATLANTA 2017.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with a drawing of your favorite classic movie monster. Frankenstein's Monster, Ghost, Witch, Dracula or Mummy.
Write a note with 10 things you love about fall in Georgia and leave it for someone else to find.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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."
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a team photo with a volunteer or Cotopaxi staff member.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.