The Sour Krauts
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Power your phone with solar during the Questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Find and take a team photograph with mosaic. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes #newschoolshoes
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a team video explaining why everything is bigger in Texas
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (4pm-5pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Brentwood Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Austin
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet Austin and leave it for someone else to find.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Partake of the state dish of Texas with no hands.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 13th thing on the menu. #lucky13
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (1pm-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Zilker Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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.
Boulder a problem outdoors. Tell us the rating and name of the problem in the caption #vhard
Hike one mile into Sculpture Falls and take a pic enjoying the sanctuary
Show us how to Spot someone correctly while bouldering. #spoons
Make a 15 second infomercial telling us how to properly place a Camalot or TCU while climbing.
See if Twin Falls swimming hole has water in it
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
Trekking poles vs no poles while hiking - Make a video about the pro's and Con's of both.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin. #meta
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Take a photo or video with a real live Carya illinoinensis
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit #watchyerfangers
Show us the breakfast you made while camping (premade food doesn't count) #CampEats
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Try out the hot water bottle at the bottom of your sleeping bag technique while you sleep. Isn't it great? Tell us about 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.
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.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
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)
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Take a picture of a ghost.
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.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Find and photograph one of the 31 enormous moonlight towers in Austin. Kinda creepy why you have them btw...
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Make a 15 second video leading another team in a stretching routine
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges :wink: