Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a picture of a ghost.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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.
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out as if you were tanning.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Stand in front of the Union Square Metronome with your team some time on the hour, and watch the numbers change. Tell us what all the numbers mean in your caption.
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
****PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Hike to Chikahoki Falls (2 miles), take a photo at the falls.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Carve a llama into a pumpkin
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Go to Times Square put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Go to Great Falls Park and check out the Passaic River Falls
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Hug the official tree of the state of New York.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
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.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Upload a timelapse video of a teammate running up 10 flights of stairs as fast as they can. Tell us your time in your caption.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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."
Take a photo next to the Death Avenue Plaque. Tell us why 10th Avenue used to be called Death Avenue in your caption.
Get llama nail art.
Find and photograph a Toynbee Tile on the ground somewhere. Tell us what you think it means in your caption.
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
Upload a timelapse video of your team walking along The Highline
Find and photograph "The Floaters" by Henry Taylor.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on (SELECT BUSY PEDESTRIAN AREA)
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
Go to a public place and eat an onion like one might eat an apple. Pretend that this is your 'normal' and film others reactions. #secretvideo (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Jog across the Williamsburg bridge as a team. Upload a timelapse video to illustrate you've done it.
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.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Look up a few lines from a famous Opera and sign them in front of Carnegie Hall. The lines you sing must be in Italiano.
Find out where the iconic image of Marilyn Monroe standing over a subway grate was photographed, go there and recreate it. Tell us the intersection in your caption
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Recreate your favorite SNL skit at Rockefeller Plaza
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Have a teammate do 10 handstand pushups against the Chrysler building.
Take a photo of your team looking down the “Portal Down to Old New York.”
Take a team photo in front of "Group of Four Trees", by Jean Dubuffet
Find and film "Masstransiscope" by Bill Brand.
Visit the oldest fence in New York, which encompasses New York's first public park
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
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.
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 sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
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.
Find and photograph a shrine to the first American-born Catholic saint. Tell us something interesting about the building in your caption.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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)
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Order some dumplings in Flushing or Chinatown in Manhattan and feed them to a teammate using chopsticks with your non-dominate hand
Take a photo next to The Fearless Girl by Kristen Visbal emulating her pose.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Find and photograph "EARTH POTENTIAL" by Katja Novitskova
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Pick up 13 pieces of litter at Commodore Barry Park and take a picture of your haul before discarding it in the appropriate receptacle. #fridaythe13th
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
Find an IRC rep and ask them to tell you a fact about the IRC's mission to help refugees. Upload a video of something you learned, and expressing support for refugees. (IRC reps wearing yellow buttons)
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
Participate in the warm-up/ team dance competition taking place at the pavilion at roughly 6:45
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
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.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.