The Highest Of Fives
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Film a video showing how to check the oil, coolant, power steering fluid, brake fluid, and windshield wiper fluid levels in your car. Make sure everything is ship shape.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
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.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Reenact a scene from your favorite movie/tv show that takes place in Texas.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
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 review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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.
Take a team photo at Discovery Green with the "Super Bowl LI" building sign.
Make a team video explaining why everything is bigger in Texas
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with mosaic. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Video your best scare on a teammate.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (4pm-5pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Smither Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a reflective water photo or video at Hermann Park
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume #igotarock
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
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.
Make a 15 second video admiring the James Turrell Twilight Skyspace during daylight hours
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 13th thing on the menu. #lucky13
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
Take a team photo at Gerald D. Hines "Water Wall"
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (1pm-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Spotts Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy Fall-Day To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a sweet-sweet tire swing! Prove you made it though k
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Video a teammate throwing a maple doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Find and photograph the 28th state to be admitted into the Union's, official quarter.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds at dawn.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
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.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Break a wishbone with your bestie and make a wish if you win.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Eat an entire mouthful of brown mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet Houston and leave it for someone else to find.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Make a 15 second video leading another team in a stretching routine
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.