2 - TIMEFRAME (5-7pm) - We'll be at Bellagio Fountains for a puzzling experience.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
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.
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.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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.
Make a scarf out of a blanket and talk to people in a public place in a British accent about fancy things.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Get llama nail art.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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 and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
As a team complete an entire fitness class 30 minutes or more (Zumba, Spin, etc.) dressed in head-to-toe aerobics gear. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:24pm)
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Nevada state motto means to you.
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)
Recreate your favorite Nevada historical moment.
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 load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Hold a Adho Mukha Śvānāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #intermediate
Hold a Aṣṭāvakrāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #expert
Hold a Naṭarājāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #hard
Hold a Śavāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #beginner
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Las Vegas
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Impromptu rolled-up sock dodgeball with non-Questival participants who agree to play with you.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
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.
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.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Feed one of your teamates a piece of Country Archer Jerky in a creative way
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Sing a Joshua Tree your favorite U2 song. Make sure that your are really giving it your best.
As a team sing the state song of Nevada. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Visit Exploration Park and make a 15 second westerm movie - Only available during park hours.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a photo or video with a wild Sagebrush
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
Do a team cheer with the Vegas skyline in the background atop Exploration Peak during open hours.... no trespassing. :)
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.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Las Vegas Shows (i.e. Blue man group, Donnie Osmond, Penn and Teller, etc.)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nevada/Las Vegas and leave it for someone else to find.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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")
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Find and photograph a Nevada State Quarter.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:47am)
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Visit the "Pipe Dream" statue and do your best blue man group impersonation.
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.
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)
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this working sculpture. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
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.
Make a 15 second video of you suggestion what food should be the official state food of Nevada.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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)
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.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon
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.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Have an accurate 'weigh in' ala the weigh-ins at a UFC event. Convince a stranger to be the one facing off with you.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Fremont Street or the 'Strip'
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Do a centipede massage train with a stranger in a busy area (the person in the back has control and whatever she/he does with their fingers, the others have to do) Put the stranger at the front of the centipede. #service
Explore the innovative and beautiful Container Park and take a team photo at the Treehouse.
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.
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.
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.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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)
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
Make a snapchat post at the festival and use The Questival geofilter. (Screenshot)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at the Container Park having parked legally and lawfully or having used public transport.
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.