Pronking for Joy

Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Pronking with laughs #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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Bam! #pronkingfordoughnuts #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Pronking with doughnuts #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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Pronking with friends #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.
Our favorite challenge found us in the communal bathroom of our campground brushing each other's teeth... None of us had laughed that hard in a very long time. #pronkingforlaughter #questival
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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Serenading our Uber driver - with his permission, of course! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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So speeedy #pronkingforshoes #questival
Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
No Name restaurant in the Seaport District doesn't need a name with chowder this good! #pronkingforhowda #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Both checkpoints, yeah! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Patrons (138 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA. 02134), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Checkpoint 2! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Mine...mine...mine? #pronkingforseagulls #questival
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
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Too uncomfortable... #pronkingforawkward #questival
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
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Look ma, no hands! #pronkingforbostoncreampie #questival
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
The weathervane sits atop Faneuil Hall, which is pronounced like "Daniel." Except instead of Dan for short, it would be Fan... #pronkingforfan #questival
Visit “Shaw Memorial” by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1897
Shaw Memorial #pronkingforjoy #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Stairs on stairs on stairs... #pronkingforjoy #questival
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
1) Boston Common, 2) King's Chapel Burying Ground, 3) Granary Burying Ground, 4) State House #pronkingforfreedom #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
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Pronking for mottos #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Massachusetts.
#humanflagpole #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
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Pronking for Boston #questival
Visit Edgar Allan Poe Square and recite your favorite line from his catalogue.
Once upon a midnight dreary while I pondered weak and weary #questival
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.)
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Questival with joy #questival
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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Pronkouring #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
#questival
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
#questival
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 (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Pronking for cauliflower #questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Mmm cauliflower! #questival
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Bell in Hand Tavern, built in 1795 #questival
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
1737 #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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It was barely awkward at all! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
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The 10 things we love about Boston left in our Uber for the next riders to find! #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Recognizing heat stroke. #pronkingforjoy #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Treating a snake bite. #pronkingforjoy #questival
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)
1) Seagull, 2) crabs, 3) periwinkle, 4) squirrel #pronkingforjoy #questival
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Trying to be sneaky about it... #pronkingforjoy #questival
Take a team photo in front of the graffiti on Skull Cliff
Took an embarrassingly long time, but we found it. #pronkingforjoy #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Boston Commons, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Checkpoint passed! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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Knees, our utensil of choice. #pronkingforjoy #questival
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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Too close to call! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
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Pronking with friends #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Feel the burn! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Take a photo of the Salem Village Witchcraft Victims Memorial. In your caption tell us approximately how many people died from 1692 -1693 in the Salem Witch Trials.
Pronking with sorrow: 25 people died 1692-93 #questival
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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Pronking for crickets #questival
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.
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Diving in at a diner #dinersdriveinsanddives #pronkingforjoy #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Item 12: Steak Florentine Omelette #pronkingforjoy #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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Pronking is joy. Joy is pronking. #pronkingforjoy #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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Jump right in! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
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The water was too cold to stay under any longer...but it was a solid 6 seconds! #safetyfirst #pronkingforjoy #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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Happy Questival to you! #happyquestival #pronkingforjoy #questival
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)
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Pronking for joy crib #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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Pronking for bowline knots #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Used a shoelace as our rope for simplicity #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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Pronking for alpine butterfly knots #questival
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
Pronking for quarters #questival
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Grilled brauts for dinner! #pronkingforjoy #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Drawing for joy #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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In case you can't tell in the dark, those are three of the original spice girls. (Just kidding, it's us. Fooled you though, didn't we?) #friendshipneverends #pronkingforjoy #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Guys, this was really hard... But the team that brushes together stays together, right? #pronkingforjoy #questival
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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There once was a llama, his name was Miguel... #pronkingforjoy #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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Putting out the fire before bed! (totem visible at the beginning of video, in the upper far right - it's gray with red letters!) #pronkingforjoy #questival
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Classic s'more, plus two Oreos, a drizzle of caramel sauce, and sprinkles. Yes please! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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Killing two birds with one skipping stone. Skipping a rock 7+ times while watching the sunrise! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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Pronking for sunrises! Or, at least we think that's what's behind those rain clouds... (totem visible at the end - the time lapse makes it sort of hard to see, but it's there!) #pronkingforjoy #questival #cotopaxi
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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Locked in! #pronkingforjoy #questival
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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Flames of Glory, the new scent by Pronking for Joy #pronkingforjoy #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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I think we need a little more training before going to the actual moon... #nogravity #pronkingforjoy #questival
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
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This guy was so down to jump rope with us. Julie won, but we gave him a prize anyway in the form of a Google Play gift card. #pronkingforjoy #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Walk like a llama, talk like a llama #pronkingforjoy #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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Aaaand she's down! #pronkingforjoy #questival #overthetop
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.
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#pronkingforjoy #questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Sup, Miguel. #pronkingforjoy #questival
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Giant beer pong! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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Following the llama... #pronkingforjoy #questival
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Coffeeee #pronkingforjoy #questival #
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Mmm yogurt! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to the IRC tent. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
#pronkingforjoy #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Ready to go! #pronkingforjoy #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
We hiked Mount Monadnock in Jaffrey, NH. One of us had never been before, but anywhere in nature with friends is an instant favorite! #pronkingforjoy #questival