Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Washington state motto means to you with the Washington state flag waving in the background.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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)
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.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can in downtown Bellevue or Seattle.
Write a note with 10 things you love about fall in Washington and leave it for someone else to find.
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
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.
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)
During daylight hours walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Take a selfie with the Space needle; in your caption describe the first time the aliens landed.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat
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.
Tandem somersault with a teammate for at least one full rotation.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Washington.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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)
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
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.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST SEATTLE 2017.
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)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
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.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. 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.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
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
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Take a picture of a ghost.
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
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.
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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Come to the main stage at 7:15pm exactly and take a photo of the MCs holding the questival totem in the air.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.