While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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 storebought caramel apples.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch or stoop complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of New York.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Take a cooking class and learn to cook something new.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Take a break and quell your appetite with the official snack of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
Picture scollage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Create (and eat) the weirdest bagel and cream cheese combination. We recommend using a rainbow bagel.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make up a song about the infamous "pizza rat" with your team and perform it on a subway platform. (Tap this challenge then tap “go” for more info) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPXUG8q4jKU
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a scene from Seinfeld in or around Tom's Restaurant.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Hug the official tree of the state of New York.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
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)
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Upload a 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.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
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!).
**** PRIZE CHALENGE**** Recreate a memorable Hallowen moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Sip a cup of coffee in NYC's signature "We Are Happy to Serve You" blue cup
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Participate in the warm-up/ team dance competition taking place at the pavilion at roughly 6:45
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone