The Slow & Steadies #toooldforthis

Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Donating to Shared Dreams of FBISD to clothes homeless students! #questival
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)
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A city park isn’t always quiet, but’s the beauty of it. Taking in the cultures, the conversations, and the neighborhood camaraderie. #montrose #questival
Take a picture a Dasypodidae in the wild
We’re a little outta season here, but so is our weather! #questival
Recreate your favorite Texas sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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The saving touch down wins the game! #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Houston
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Dogs, sunsets, and the best dang Tex-Mex you’ll ever consume! #questival
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.
We ended in bed! (But our own, not together) #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
It’s a time to take a break and say goodbye! (And goodnight!) #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Cars and bikes... oh my! #questival
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.
Trash, recycling, composting. But mostly funning! #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Coffee, jumps ropes, and buckets of laughter! #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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A flock of very tired seagulls! #wineordineorpassout #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Send a bet, save a life! #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
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Blair witch office! #questival
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.
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Hand massage, back massage, what’s this medium? Toe guts 👣✋🏼 #questival
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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Elevation plus skills =72 foot crash. But we still win! #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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This message brought to you by a real life PA. #AnericaneedsPA #questival
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
Christmas party volunteers are here! #childadvocates #questival
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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Llama drama with this mama! #questival
Video your best scare on a teammate.
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Hey pumpkin, whatcha doing? #questival
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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Baby’s need llama education too! #llama No llama drama here. #questival
Share a large gourd as a team, carefully create a helmet from the gord. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Gourd head! Are we flying into space, taking off on a grand adventure? #protectthenoggin #questival
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.
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A very homemade caramel apple, maybe a bit manhandled, trash picked, and bruised. But still, a caramel apple! We reused and fed it to the raccoons. #questival
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
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Witch ya going to do? Give treats, no tricks! #questival
Knit a tiny scarf for a cat then give it to a cat.
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New human friend, new furry friend! (Who May have not been a fan of us) #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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Awesome stranger who welcomed us in as a friend! #newfriend #questival
Take a picture of a ghost.
Visions of the past! #questival
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Some sweets for the sweet gentlemen sharing a table with us and studying hard! Cookies make the world go around. #fulloflthegoodstuff #questival
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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Who is our nemesis? Slow baristas. These guys were nice, but they wouldn't take our cookies. #wetried #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Buying pink drinks for a soon to be bride & groom! Llama the drama #questival
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)
“If you could tell one thing to a large group of people, what would it be?” “Slow down. It seems like there’s so much to do, but it’s worth it to slow down.” #humansofhouston #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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Who you gonna call? GHOSTBUSTERS! @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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Classic scary children’s book. More classic, less nonsense. #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet Houston and leave it for someone else to find.
Books and list are like you and me. They go hand in hand! #questival
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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#squadgoals #creativity #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
We’re outta this worllldddd 🌏 #questival
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
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Know what’s better then riding a broom? Riding with Friends! #questival
Perform a magic trick for a stranger on the street and tell them you ran out of treats.
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No treats, no tricks! Bro! #questival
Take a photo of the "Beer Can House"
Little sleep might lead us to drink this much! #questival
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
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A clear win of Monty winning! #teamwork&dreamwork #questival
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
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When leaves fall and no one is around, do they make a sound? #questival
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
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What’s a process manager?! Watch and find. #questival
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
#wherearethegoals #questival
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
The tall guy scaled the tree! #safetyfirst #questival
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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Girly push ups still count! #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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Warped shoelaces still tie shoes! #questival
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.
#babytrain #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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She did the Mom thing and talked for...eveeeeeerrrrrr. But we still ❤️ her! #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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It’s...a....TIE! #questival #overthetop
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 13th thing on the menu. #lucky13
The best #13! #GoodDogHTX #questival
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).
Texas Fall attire: t-shirts and sunscreen #questival
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.
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Happy Fall-day to you! (And two very scared children). Gluten free, dairy free, sugar full cupcakes! #inclusion #questival
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Yip yap, the llama threw him down! Llama llama, don’t cry to your mama! #questival
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
Buh-bye daddie-o!! #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
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I think we’ll be coming to an HoA letter... #questival
Find and photograph the 28th state to be admitted into the Union's, official quarter.
the greatest state of all! #questival
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
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No baby was harmed in the filming of this taking! #questival
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
My mummy taught me to save the waste! #questival
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
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No bulbs dropping here! #questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Easy as 1-2-3! (and even easier to stay up all night in college!) #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Arch, height, dog interception. #apricots #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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#AmericaNeedsPAs #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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I’m feeling bleuuuuu #questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
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IT #questival
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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Bicycle, bicycle, don’t buck me off this bicycle! #helmetneeded? #questival
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
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My cranberries aren’t so saucy, but I sure am! #littlesleep #questival
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Grateful Mom, grateful baby! #questival
Break a wishbone with your bestie and make a wish if you win.
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Hubbies make the best besties. #soontobedad #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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Rhubarb isn’t suppose to be hot! #questival
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
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Professionally made! Professionally grilled! #questival
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.
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Betcha can’t do that! 157.3 feet #questival
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Tandem cartwheel from the most inflexible members! #stretch #questival
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
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Trumpth or false? #questival
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Two families and a party of one! #goalz #questival
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
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From a soon to be mom to a freshly minted Mom. #meta #questival
Reenact your favorite Astros moment from this world series in a 15 second video!
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#Altuve #questival
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.
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Run watermelon head! Run! A record pumpkin head run! #questival
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
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Pumpkin, patience, and plenty of butter! #snacking #questival
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin. #meta
Priorities in life. Protect the hair while embracing fall in all the ways. #questival
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
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It was a family affair! The dog couldn’t wait and had a to make sure it was okay first. #takingonefortheteam #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Second time isn’t a charm. #soaked #questival
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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Ew, egg guts! The only thing worse then pumpkin guts! #snotty #questival
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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Three Texans, three transplantes. Our hearts belong to Texas. #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Tandem brushing, outside! #bromance #questival
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
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McKinney Vento anyone? #socialworker #85 #ID4kids #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
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#friendship #questival
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
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... and team morale. Pro life tip- buy pumpkins pre Halloween #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Spice girls! #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
#artistinprogress #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
A superpower smoothie for some super moms! (Followed by coffee) #questival
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
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It’s a family affair! Store bought pumpkins aren’t very squishy #questival
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Golden coins for the golden stranger! Nicest guy we met. Maybe he already had some coffee? #questival
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."
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#buellarbuellar No one knew my name! #toearlytocare #questival
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.
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Starbucks pre daylight and pre coffee brings out the best in all of us. #coffeeASAP #banana #questival
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
A fluffy little llama in a bit so fly big hours. #6AMppkincarving #needmyglasses #questival
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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#allaboutthatbase notabouttheharmonica #dollar #questival
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Baby pumpkins are hard to bite. #goforthestem #questival
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
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The best pumpkin is the after Halloween post uglies found on clearance! #70%off #cutebabypumpkin #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
5 AM is never to early for overly fuzzy llamas. #llamafuzz #questival
Partake of the state dish of Texas with no hands.
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What’s better then chili in your mouth? Chili in your nose! Finally something to cover up the garlic breathe. #questival
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
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15 oz of gaging on pumpkin for 4:09 was way to long! #questival
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
A delicious ruby red! #questival
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
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It’s a t-Rex coming for you! #questival
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Tofurkey and all its dressings! #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
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#questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Record of 1:07 #questival
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
#questival
Take a photo or video with a real live Carya illinoinensis
It’s real! And alive! Just unattached from its parent. #questival
Build a cob of corn out of candy corn at least 6 inches tall. It works! (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
It is big enough? Yeah. Six inches is perfect! Will it work? Yeah! It’ll work. #questival
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
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It stood for .01 seconds! #questival
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
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Only took three times to hit the pins! #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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All we need is 5 seconds... #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Awkwardly close faces, terribly delicious donut! #questival
Make some homemade root beer with dry ice. Give a toast to someone.
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Is this root beer or is it Everclear? #questival
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
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Three cuisines, one meal! Started with Indian, dined on Pakistani, and finished with the best and biggest onion a Texan could find! #questival
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)
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Started dinner with garlic, ended with an onion. Need a chaser with that? #onionbreathefordays #questival
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.
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Pakistan-Indian food mix! #delish #winningfind #familydinner #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Garlic is SPICY! There are shivers going down our back. #questival
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
#questival
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
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Hanging alone, waiting for the comrades to get home from battling the Houston traffic! Stay smart, stay safe! #questival
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
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#questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
#questival
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.
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#questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Sunrise over Galveston #questival