Adventure? Alpaca my bags!
Snack on the state vegetable of Utah.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Make a 15 second video about how to properly set up an equalized anchor for repelling
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
Climb the highest tree you can find and take a photo of your view from the top
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Rice-Eccles Stadium or Lavell Edwards Stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Show us how to do a Butterfly Coil with a rope and carry it like a backpack
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 100 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Show us how to Spot someone correctly while bouldering. #spoons
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Cotopaxi HQ, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Find the words on a plaque that read, "The moon shall be fat knots of pine"
Visit a historic site/do a hike that is not on this list but should be.
Find this "Evening Curtain" plaque on Regent St.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Utah
Find a Salt Lake Tribune sidewalk plaque that reads, "Hot Tamales"
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Video a teammate eating an entire tofurkey
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Snack on the state fruit of Utah.
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.
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 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)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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)
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Show us the tallest thing you can hurdle.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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.
Perform a magic trick for a stranger on the street and tell them you ran out of treats.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Liberty Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Donate a blanket or coat to a homeless shelter of your choice.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit #watchyerfangers
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Salt Lake City
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
As a team sing the state song of Utah. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Salt Lake City and leave it for someone else to find.
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Make a sweet-sweet tire swing! Prove you made it through k
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Do some good for your local food bank by eating at any Even Stevens location during Questival. Take a photo with your food inside Even Stevens.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie and hashtag the movie in your caption
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, PSL, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Recreate your favorite Utah sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Drop off one bag dry of Cat food at Best Friends Animal Society Pantry (back garage door on the east side of the building) between 10am-2pm. (2005 1100 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84106)
Impress us with your connections/access to one of Utah's professional sports teams.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Take a photo or video with a real live Larus californicus
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock. so not on private property ie, malls)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Drop in on a bowl or ramp on a skateboard or bike
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Relax and do some tai chi at the International Peace Gardens
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Utah state motto means to you.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Take a photo under the SLC Chinatown Gates
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Take a photo in front of the world's first KFC
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Go to a thrift store and create the most "basic" fall outfit you can.
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.
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)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Make a caramel apple, (or onion if you're feeling sassy) and share it with a friend not participating in Questival. Film their reaction. No store bought caramel apples.
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
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Take a picture of a ghost.
***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 #newschoolshoes
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat #hiyageorgie
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
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.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin. #someta
Cross the street walking like you would be if you were a zombie. #cranberries
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 >)
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
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
As a team pitch a tent (without the fly) in 15 seconds
Make a 15 second video showing us the best way to roast some dang pumpkin seeds #pumpkinguts
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video with a fall song #justfallthings
Challenge a teammate's parent to a speed walking competition
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Show us in a 15 second tutorial how to pick the best pumpkin for carving
Dress up in all orange and try to camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Rake up a trash bags worth of leaves for a neighbor with their permission.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Pumpkin Bowling! Set up some homemade pins in grass and use a pumpkin as a bowling ball.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Using baseball mitts and a regulation ball, play catch with an old-timer. Ask him who their favorite member of the 61 Yankees is.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Purchase the largest pumpkin you can find and do 'kettlebell' squats with it in your strong arms.
Make some homemade root beer with dry ice. Give a toast to someone.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your fancy face.
Partake of the state dish of Utah with no hands.
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 make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat a meal cooked in the official State Cooking Pot of Utah
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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.
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 sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Sing the TLC hit song Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls at a natural waterfall. recreating their outfits from the music video is encouraged. DON'T GET IN THE WATER.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Have a snowball fight with your team with real snow that you found on top of a mountain
Take a video eating a donut at Donut Falls
Visit a local ski resort and take a picture in front of resort sign
Educate yourself on a current bill being discussed in the Utah house/Senate (ie, HR 3990). Give us a 15 second review.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBER 2017.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Find and snap a pic of a Deseret News sidewalk art installation. Tell us in your caption what the headline read.
Snap a photo of a Maud May Babcock quote on Regent St.
In 1860, how long did it take to mail a letter from SLC to San Francisco? show us the answer written on Regent St.
FInd and snap a photo of this Brigham Young sidewalk plaque on Regent St.
Snap a photo of this on Regent St.
Find a tile that is reads, "2004 Salt Lake City Classic 5k Women's Overall Winner: Ingunn Earl" way to go Ingunn!
Eat something from one of the Gallivan Center launch party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a team photo in front of the mural on the bridge at The Gallivan Center
Make a 15 second demonstrating you know what and where watershed areas are in Utah. (tap this challenge for a reference map)
Find this cat at The Gallivan Center
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Snap a team photo in front of the floating rock monument at The Gallivan Center
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Make a 15 second video pledging to OBEY THE LAWS OF THE LAND during the next 24hrs
Take Regent Street when walking from check-in to the Gallivan Center and take a pic in front on the Regent Street Green Pole on the street corner
Successfully arrive at check-in (75 S. Main) having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.