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Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake. Be carfeul!
Catch a fish outdoors in a natural body of water with a rod and reel.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
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)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Share the official State Snack of South Carolina with your team from a high vantage point showing off some good 'ol South Carolina views.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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)
Visit Congaree National Park. Upload a photo collage of your team at the entrance sign, and hanging out somewhere in the park
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
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.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Visit the Walterboro Water Tower, tell us what year it was built in your caption
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Write a note with 10 things you love about South Carolina and leave it for someone else to find.
Reenact a scene from The Notebook.
Visit Edisto Beach State Park. Upload a photo collage of the entrance sign and your team at the beach
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of South Carolina
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get llama nail art.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Market St. or King St in a busy pedestrian area.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Visit Caw Caw Interpretive Center and hike on some of the trails. Upload a photo collage of a trail sign and 3 different wildlife species you saw within the park.
Film a video of how your team likes to Treat Yo Self. Shout out to SC native @azizansari
Visit four different coastal Carolina islands. Upload a photo collage of your team at 4 different signs or landmarks to prove you visited 4 different islands.
Make, then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Have two team mates chug a glass of the official beverage of South Carolina with their arms intertwined (wedding style).
Give a toast to Charleston boy Steven Colbert with the official State Hospitatily Beverage of South Carolina. @stephenathome
Find and photograph a South Carolina State Quarter.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Have a team member slam dunk a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right, double armwrestling.
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Take a team photo with your favorite tree in White Point Garden
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Recreate a scene from Titanic on the Folly Beach Pier
Film a video of your full team jogging down Rainbow Row. Break a sweat!
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** As a team, hold hands and run into the ocean while laughing and cheering. Get your feet wet.
Go body surfing at Folly Beach
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Show us your best frog stroke at Isle of Palms beach
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
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.
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 nighttime hours.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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)
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
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 nighttime hours.
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.
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)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Take a team photo in front of Pineapple Fountain
Take a team photo in front of the Angel Oak Tree. Tell us the age of the tree in your caption.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Charleston
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Hug the official South Carolina State Tree and tell us one of South Carolina's State mottos, (and its translation) in the caption.
Take a team photo with the Charleston Hat Man. Tell us how many hats he is composed of in your caption.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take a team photo in front of the Old Charleston City Jail. Tell us the most illegal thing you've done in the caption.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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 a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong or Giant Connect Four at the Festival with another team.
Take a picture of your team in the crowd watching the eating contest which will take place onstage sometime between 6 and 7
Visit the Yelp tent and take a creative "Yelfie" within the Yelp app. Screenshot and upload into the Questival app to receive points for this challenge.
Go to the IRC station next to the store trailer and write a message of hope for a refugee. Upload a team photo with your message to receive points for this challenge.
Play a round of Lama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Exchange Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation and upload it here to receive points for this challenge.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.