Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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.
Share the state fruit or vegetable of California with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
Visit the Old Griffith Park Zoo; take a picture of the old stone Cages.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
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)
As a team sing the state song of California. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Give 5 smiley face or star stickers to strangers on the street, tell each person they are awesome! Make a photo collage of you with your smiling people. Totem Required.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of LA or the State flag of California.
Visit the Prevent Wildfire CA website watch the full campfire safety video and share a fact you learned.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the California state motto means to you.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a stranger that is not competing in the questival while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
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.
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.
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)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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.)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include LA 2017.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Write a note with 10 things you love about LA and leave it for someone else to find.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Stop by Colorado Street Bridge; take a team picture overlooking the city.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. #koreatown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Climb the 133 steps that were featured in a 1932 Laurel and Hardy film. Post a photo collage showing your team at the bottom and top. #silverlake
Visit the Chandelier Tree when it is lit up in the evening. Take team photo as if it will be the cover of your new album. Don't trespass and feel free to donate to the meter.
Take a team photo from the sidewalk outside of Randyland in Echo Park. Do not attempt to enter or disturb the occupants.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. #AnimalAlleyLA (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find the tallest building in LA and California. (Hint it was finished in 2017). Take a team picture here. Put the name of the building in the caption.
Take an artsy picture of the Broad Museum; the outside. When you're a little less rushed swing back in and visit the Museum. Its free.
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit Olvera Street, take a photo in the center of the market as a team. #selfie Totem Required
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. #ChinaTown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Find this statue make the same knot then take a team photo with your knot and the statue. #jtown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a team picture at the Little Tokyo Watchtower.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find these signs in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a team photo, in the caption put something you learned about Los Angeles State Historic Park. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find this art installation and take a peaceful team photo. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Stop by the Kevita booth and have a sample then do your best yoga pose with the booth in the background.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.