The Slow & Steadies #toooldforthis
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
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 picture a Dasypodidae in the wild
Recreate your favorite Texas sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Houston
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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 and hashtag the movie in your caption
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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 one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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 >
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.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Knit a tiny scarf for a cat then give it to a cat.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Write a note with 10 things you love about sweet-sweet Houston and leave it for someone else to find.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
Perform a magic trick for a stranger on the street and tell them you ran out of treats.
Take a photo of the "Beer Can House"
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 13th thing on the menu. #lucky13
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).
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.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
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
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #quecranberriessong
Find and photograph the 28th state to be admitted into the Union's, official quarter.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
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!)
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Break a wishbone with your bestie and make a wish if you win.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
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.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Reenact your favorite Astros moment from this world series in a 15 second video!
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.
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin. #meta
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Texas house/Senate. Give us a 15 second review.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST 2017.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
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."
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.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Partake of the state dish of Texas with no hands.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Snack on the state fruit of Texas
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
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.
Take a photo or video with a real live Carya illinoinensis
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 >)
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make some homemade root beer with dry ice. Give a toast to someone.
Snack on the state vegetable of Texas
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)
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.