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.
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.
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.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of D.C or Maryland's professional sports teams.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gateway Park West Side, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. The Questival app closes at 7:00pm plan time for the challenge.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Create a fictional sports team for Virginia and film a 15 second promo video for this new sports team.
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)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Take a photo of Darth Vader that is located on the outside of the National Cathedral.
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)
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the city of Arlington.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Maryland state motto means to you.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
At checkpoint #1 on Saturday, invite another team to dance the official state folk dance of Maryland. (Two totems required)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at (Meridian Hill Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan time to complete the challenge, the checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Go to a busy part of M St in Georgetown, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Take a possessed team photo at The Exorcist Stairs.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Take a creative team picture with the the flag of D.C.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Boulder one problem outdoors.
As a team hike to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and take a team photo or video.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of art during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take team photos at The White House, Capitol, Jefferson Monument and Washington Monument. Post a collage.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a 15 second video outside of your favorite Smithsonian Museum and tell why it's your favorite.
Find and take a team photograph with this building during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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.
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Get two pool noodles and go head to head with a teammate in the state sport of Maryland.
Give a stranger not participating in the questivala compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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.)
Hold a door open for a stranger not participating in the questival, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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 tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.