A Tribe Called Questival
Have your team crack open a few bottles of champagne or sparkling cider and spray them all over each other like you've just won the indy 500.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Dance on the ceiling, we don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Recreate your favorite Texas sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Go to this link (click link and tap GO>) and donate to the IRC. Write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee on some fabric and give it to a Cotopaxi staff member for a display later in the year.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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 a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. Don't forget your totem.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Partake of the state dish of Chili Con Carne with no hands. #chiliconcarnival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
Find and photograph a Texas State Quarter.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Head to Mitscoots (2505 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702) between 10am-5pm and assemble a "care canister" to be given away to someone less-fortunate in the area. Take a team video/picture of you putting your canister together.
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.
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Find and take a team photograph with this art installation. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Go to a busy part of 6th Street/University of Texas/Zilker Park, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
Tell us of a toy invention you would like to create, make sure you do it outside of the coolest vintage toy shop around. #toyjoy
Tell a weird 15 second true story about yourself outside of the Museum of the Weird. #confession #keepAustinweird
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
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
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Take a team selfie with your favorite box of cereal with one of the 17 remaining 'Moonlight Towers'. They are an official Texas state landmark, btw.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the University of Texas football stadium (Darrell K Royal) in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Take a picture with your favorite addition in Sparky Park.
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 8th thing on the menu.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Sing a Travis Tritt song as a team at Lake Travis, in Travis County. #sotexas #sotravis
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.
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
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 recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya 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!
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Take a picture of a High Brew can in a creative way. **Hint - you might want to save an unopened can for a challenge that you'll do later.**
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.