Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cal Anderson Park , complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second stop motion video of a teammate flying a broom around a public place.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Challenge another team to 2 on 2 thumb wars. Each hand must have a thumb to battle.
Take a selfie with the Space needle; in your caption describe the first time the aliens landed.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
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)
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)
Do the Jack Skellington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Do the Eggnog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of eggnog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
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
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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 make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Do a wheelie on a bike for 4 seconds or longer.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed can not roll more than 6".
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."
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can in downtown Bellevue or Seattle.
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
During daylight hours go to Pioneer Plaza and as a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Safeco Field in the background, yes the actual stadium. #12
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Volunteer Park Amphitheater, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST SEATTLE 2017.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Washington.
Tandem somersault with a teammate for at least one full rotation.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.