Go Go Power Rangers!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 6:57pm)
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
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)
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Tennessee.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Nashville.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at the center of John Seigenthaler Pedestrian Bridge. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
During daylight hours do a 15 second touchdown celebration dance with the Titans stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
As a team hike around Radnor Lake and post a collage of photos from along the trail.
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.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Find and take a team photograph with one of the "I believe in Nashville" murals
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of public art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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)
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
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nashville and leave it for someone else to find.
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in Nashville.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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.
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
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. (Don't forget
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
During daylight hours take a team photo outside of the building that houses the largest indoor statue in Tennessee.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - ... Find us at The Parthenon. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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.
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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
As a team sing one of Tennessee's 10 different state songs. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Take a cooking class and learn to cook something new
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Get llama nail art.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Create a budget meal for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Snag the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
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.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
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)
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.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
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 make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:53 am)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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.
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™.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Make a fruit salad using the state fruit and enjoy it with the state drink of Tennessee.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Take a picture with a current or former player from the Titans, Preditors, Grizzles, Charge, etc. The actual person not a photo, statue or any other facsimile.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Find and photograph a Tennessee State Quarter.
Take a picture with a taxidermy raccoon in person. (The wild animal of Tennessee)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Do some quick google research on the origin of the name Tennessee. then, take a 15 second video and explaining what you learned.
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
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.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.