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
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)
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
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.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Go to a public place and eat a stock of cauliflower 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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, do something we've never seen in front of the "keep Portland weird" sign.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Go to a busy part of Downtown Portland put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Tell us what "Everything" means to you in the caption. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Colonel Summers Park (SE 17th Ave & Taylor St, Portland, OR 97214), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Portland and leave it for someone else to find.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
As a team sing the state song of Oregon. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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.
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)
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.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hug a pseudotsuga menziesii.
Hike to Kelley Point. Make a 15 second National Geographic style commentary in the video on the two rivers that converge.
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.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Take a photo or video with the official State Flower of Oregon.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Take a photo in the Gazebo at the end of the Smith and Bybee Lakes Hike.
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)
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Cathedral City Park (6635 N Baltimore Ave, Portland, OR 97203), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Make a 15 second music video with lyrics about Mt. Hood
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Recreate your favorite scene from the TV series Portlandia.
Go to a cafe and order a local Portland roasted coffee. Be sure to include the cup logo and name of the roaster in your submission. Tell us where if you take sugar and cream in the caption.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Portland
As a team, hike to the highest point of Pittock Mansion loop. Take a team photo like you just summited Everest.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Guy Fieri while you eat it. Remember to say "money" over and over to be authentic.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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 nightime hours.
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
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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 nightime hours.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Partake of the unofficial State Pie of Oregon with no hands. *hint* it begins with Marion...
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 nightime hours.
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)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Take a 15 second video and tell us what the Oregon state motto means to you.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any Oregon based artist.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Visit Island Girl's Lunchbox or Tropical Sno and buy one of your teammates something tasty.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Play a round of Kubb over at The Dyrt's tent with another team.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the next to the Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.