The Fast and the Curious
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you with the Colorado flag waving in the background.
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
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)
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
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.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
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."
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)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Take a quick stroll up Chautauqua Trail; Take a picture in front of the first and second flatiron.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Colorado or the city flag of Denver. A real fabric flag waving majestically in the wind.
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST DEN 2017.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Video a teammate eating an entire tofu turkey in a timelapse video
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
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 everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
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.
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 100 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, PSL, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Find and take a team photograph with the big blue bear.
Go to a busy part of 16th St. put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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.)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Visit stein hoisting or keg bowling either as a participant or spectator.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Go to the main stage and as a team dance to whatever band is playing.
Take a team photo with the giant bobble head.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Lip sync to the song Day-O and act out the scene from Beetlejuice
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges 😉