The Peculiar Cosmic Explorers
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the bottom of the Howe street stairs, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint stamp.
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.
Casually walk through International Fountain or Lake Union Park's spray feature with an umbrella during open hours, 11 am - 8 pm. One team member can opt out to film.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Visit the bust of Chief Seattle and take a 15 second video sharing a fact you learned about Chief Seattle.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Recreate your favorite Washington sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Take a creative team photo at "Sheer Draft”
Take a creative team photo with the tiles at Lynn Street Mini Park
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)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a creative team photo at the Freemont Rocket or Lenin Statue
Find and take a team photograph with this neon art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Join forces with another team and take a photo together at the Freemont Troll. Two totems required.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Seattle.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gasworks Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint stamp. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your street clothes on. Bring a towel!
Take an artsy team photo outside of Seattle Art Museum (SAM). Come back another time for a proper visit (tap this challenge then tap GO for info on free days)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Washington and leave it for someone else to find.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
During daylight hours, as a team sing the state song of Washington in a busy area of capitol hill . Sing it loud sing it proud.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Grab a partner and complete one of capitol hill's "Broadway Dance Steps" as accurately as possible.
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.)
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.
Get a soda from the mystery soda machine in Capitol Hill.
Do the state dance of Washington in front of Pikes Place Market.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Cross the at a light, walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity! Don't j-walk!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Century Link Field in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall with permission, no surprise falls.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Get as close as you dare to the gum wall.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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.
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.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SEATTLE 2017" in your design.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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 in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, 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 cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 dowse a campfire.
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.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Washington state motto means to you.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Eat something from one of the check-in party food trucks and take a quick pic.
Stop by the goPuff booth grab coupons for all teammates and post a team photo with your bounty.
Take a team photo with the Questival backdrop located inside Hangar 30.
Introduce yourself to another team and take a creative team photo with your new friends.
Head over to High Brew, grab a sample, and take a team photo with the High Brew booth in the background.
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 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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.