Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Locate your favorite park with a view. Take a picture of the skyline of the City. Totem included.
Go to a local swimming beach take a 15 second video of at least one team member laying and rolling in the shallows like a piece of driftwood with the waves washing over you.
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 one of Chicago's two remaining wood paved alleys and take a team photo.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Review a campground that you camped in during Questival on The Dyrt (Tap this challenge then tap GO >), join The Dyrt, search for and review a campground, then screenshot your campground review.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Get some water in your mouth and do what this fountain does with it in the background. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
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.
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)
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Enjoy your favorite Chicago dog with no hands. Post the location in the caption.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Go to a busy part of the Loop put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Using the art of perspective, take a creative photo with the Cloud Gate.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the Miracle Mile.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Recreate this amazing picture as accurately as you can. Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of Chicago.
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)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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.
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
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)
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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)
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? 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.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
As a team sing the state song of Illinois. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Explore the canyon trail of your choice at Matthiessen State Park. Post photos of your hike and put the trail name and description in the caption.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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 nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find and photograph together the state quarters from Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kentucky, Indiana
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
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 nighttime hours.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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)
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)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Share the state snack of Illinois with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
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.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Chicago and leave it for someone else to find.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Chicago.
Take a sciencey photo outside of the Museum of Science and Industry. Come back another time for a proper visit (Chicago resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Chicago 2017.
Cross the border with Indiana. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find a sand dune outside of IL, hike to the top and sled down (there are at least 2 within 1:30 of the city).
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Illinois state motto means to you.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Get llama nail art.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
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 Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishIt mural in the truth zone
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.