Recreate your favorite California sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Take a photo or video with the state pet of California.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the Central valley of California.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Take a 15 second video sharing your favorite hiking trail and explain why.
Do your best impression of the state reptile of California.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
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 little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Crocker Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
During daylight hours take a 15 second video with the state capital building in the background and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of California.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds with the Golden 1 Center in the background.
Go to a busy pedestrian area of downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 5th thing on the menu.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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.
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.
Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs.
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.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
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.
Take a team photo with the United States heaviest swinging center bridge in the background.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
During daylight hours find and take a team photograph with this piece of art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Freemont park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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 in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
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™.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over 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 sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Do the state dance of California with another team.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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!).
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing something from the group "Cake".
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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.
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Sacramento and leave it for someone else to find.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (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 as a competior or spectator in the dance off. Get a photo/video of the best dance moves. #goforthegold!
Play cornhole at the Festival with another team
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Take a team photo with the Mount Cotopaxi photo backdrop on the backside of the store.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with one of the Questival flags.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.