Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Go to a busy pedestrian area, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find us at Ann Morrison park (where we had check-in). The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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.
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
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Hike to Jump Creek Falls and take a teqam photo in front of the falls (2.2 miles)
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
Get llama nail art.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Boise
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.
Create a 15 second video telling us about your favorite place in Idaho to have an outdoor adventure.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
PlayHard GiveBack wants you to perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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 7th thing on the menu.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles. (store bought cake does not count)
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us in Camel's Back Park. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger.
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.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Sink a disc golf shot from 20 feet at a disc golf course in Ann Morrison park during daylight hours.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Take a photo next to the 3rd largest seated Abraham Lincoln statue in the world (allegedly).
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Mail a potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. No packaging or box is needed, we promise.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Treasure Valley, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area away from checkpoints/check-in, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in a busy place.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Eat the official vegetable of Idaho prepared in your favorite way
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Film a video running a Statue of Liberty play with your team in front of Albertsons Stadium (Bronco Stadium)
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Take a team photo overlooking the Old Idaho Penitentiary from Old Penitentiary trail. Tell us the most illegal thing you've done in the caption.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
As a team, roll down the hill on the property of the one time home of Idaho's late Potatoe King. Be careful.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Take a photo in front of Aero Agoseris by Mark Baltes.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a photo with Boise Wings by Adam Levinthal in the background. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Do a little research about the Basque People, and take a team photo at the basque Block. Tell us something you learned in the caption.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Upload a photo collage of 4 Boise traffic boxes featuring the work of local artists. Tell us which is your favorite in the caption.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Take a photo in front of River Sculpture, by Alison Sky. Tell us what river the sculpture represents in the caption.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boise and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a team photo in front of Penny Postcard: A Hometown Greeting by Mark Baltes. Tell us what your team's favorite thing about Boise is in your caption.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Get a couple of sandwiches from Even Stevens in downtown Boise and see who in your team can eat one the fastest
Sing the State Song of Idaho as a team at the Boise Train Depot
Take a team photo in front of the Capitol Building. Tell us what the official Idaho State nickname is in the caption.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take a team photo with the Techo 3 tent in front of the Cotopaxi mobile retail unit.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Take a selfie in front of the Corvette in the festival area. You can also enter a raffle to win the car or a trip to Mexico.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.