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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the th 7th thing on the menu.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Find the tallest building in LA and California. (Hint it was finished in 2017). Take a team picture here. Put the name of the building in the caption.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. #ChinaTown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Take a team picture at the Little Tokyo Watchtower.
Find this statue make the same knot then take a team photo with your knot and the statue. #jtown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Visit Olvera Street, take a photo in the center of the market as a team. #selfie Totem Required
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
Take an artsy picture of the Broad Museum; the outside. When you're a little less rushed swing back in and visit the Museum. Its free.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Ride the newly renovated Angels Flight railway from. Post while riding in the train car sharing a fact about the historic Angels Flight.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of LA or the State flag of California.
Challenge a stranger that is not participating in the Questival to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Make a 15 second mash up of your favorite songs of the summer. Yes, You will be singing. :)
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)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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)
Make a 15 second audition for the new Star Wars film. Use as many teammates and props as you need.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Film a 15 second video of a team member longboarding, scooting, rollerblading, or riding a tricycle and dancing to "Would you ever" by Skrillex and Poo Bear. Watch the video. for inspiration.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include LA 2017.
With Muscle Beach in the background film a 15 second video of your team posing as if you were in a bodybuilding competition. One may opt out to film. #schwarzenegger
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Relax, take a breath, and do some Tai Chi on any public beach during daylight hours.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Write a note with 10 things you love about LA and leave it for someone else to find.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Get llama nail art.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Find and photograph together the state quarters from California, Nevada, Arizona, Oregon, and a Seashell.
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Give 5 smiley face or star stickers to strangers on the street, tell each person they are awesome! Make a photo collage of you with your smiling people. Totem Required.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Find this art installation and take a peaceful team photo. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find the statue in Los Angeles State Historic Park by Anna Sew Hoy titled “Psychic Body Grotto” and film a 15 second interpretive dance. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find the “Monument to Sharing” in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a video reading from your favorite planter. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find these signs in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a team photo, in the caption put something you learned about Los Angeles State Historic Park. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Stop by the Kevita booth and have a sample then do your best yoga pose with the booth in the background.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.