Mama Llama Drama
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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 >)
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Tucson
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday in Tucson is at 6:47am)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday in Tucson is at 6:24pm)
15 second video of your team being consumed by OR acting like snakes while crossing Diamondback Bridge.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the University of Arizona Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Introduce the Questival contingent to YOUR favorite place in Tucson. Tell us why it is special to you.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
In a western setting, convince a stranger to have a 'quick-draw' finger gun duel with you. Just like the old west, minus the bullets and rotten teeth.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Reenact your favorite scene in an authentic setting from the film "Three Amigos" #filmedinArizona
Take a picture outside or take a tour of the Mission San Xavier del Bac. If you happen to pop-in during a service PLEASE be quiet and respectful.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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 an alpine butterfly knot.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Knit a tiny scarf for a cat.
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
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
See how long you can hold a consistent singing note and document the entire thing. Make sure it's loud and that you are in a VERY public place.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Arizona.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court.
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.)
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Eat your favorite dessert in the desert, or is it desert in the dessert. Either way.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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)
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Go to a busy part of Tucson put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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.
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)
Go to a public place where music is playing (not the check-in festival) and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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. Be a good sport win or lose.
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.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival.
Ride a unicycle
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Ask a stranger a question or make a statement to them using the letters in the word TUCSON (i.e. "Todays Used Cars Stink Of Newspaper" said to a stranger)
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the 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
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Make a 15 second video to sell everyone on what you think the official food of Arizona should be. Apparently you don't have an OFFICIAL state food yet.
Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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 >
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
Write a note with 10 things you love about Arizona and leave it for someone else to find.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Hold a Aṣṭāvakrāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #expert
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Hold a Naṭarājāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #hard
Hold a Adho Mukha Śvānāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #intermediate
Hold a Śavāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #beginner
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Take a team selfie outside the abandoned Longhorn Grill.
Politely ask a saguaro cactus to be in a photo with your team. Take a team photo in your best cactus pose.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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 15 second video and tell what the Arizona state motto means to you.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find/procure/dig-up a bolo tie (the official neckwear of Arizona) and give us your best impression of what you think someone who wears a bolo tie would say.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example 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
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Find and photograph a Arizona State Quarter.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Make a snapchat post at the festival and use The Questival geofilter. (Screenshot)
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.
Explore the beautiful Reid Park and take a video in front of a Zoo sign while doing an impression of your favorite animal.
Pick up 20 pieces of trash in/around Reid Park and throw it away in the proper bin. Take a picture of your bounty before tossing it.
Explore beautiful Reid Park and take a team photo at the Rose Garden.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
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 vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi logo 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)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Reid Park having parked legally and lawfully or having used public transport.
Pick a spot on a map. Plan a pretend trip. Take a 15 second video explaining your adventure.
Submit your idea for a new Questival challenge or challenges.
Start a public dance party and using the Justin Timberlake song #can'tstopthefeeling. Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.