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Take a team selfie at the street sign intersection at Peachtree and Peachtree, don't get hit by a vehicle.
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
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
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.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source
Do a backflip into a pond, river or lake.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water where allowed with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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)
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come find us the Jackson Street Bridge for a great view of the city.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 6:30pm)
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Pay your respects to gravity at the Gravity Research Foundation Monument.
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
Recreate your favorite Georgia sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Go to a busy part of Peidmont Park during daylight hours, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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.)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Choreograph a team dance and perform it with audible music in a crowded area that is not the festival. Get permission first from the owner/operator of the crowded area unless it is a free public space.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Ludacris as thoughtfully as possible.
See how long you can hold a consistent singing note and document the entire thing. Make sure it's loud and that you are in a VERY public place.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post the results.
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival. (Don't forget your totem)
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Meet us at The Meadow at Piedmont Park for a quick brain teaser.
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 load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
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.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (don't forget your totem)
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court.
Hurtle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
COMPLETE 1 of the 2 COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
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
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Create your most Atlanta outfit at a thrift store and try it on. #poppintags
Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Atlanta.
As a team sing the state song of Georgia "Georgia on My Mind". Sing it loud sing it proud.
Take a 15 second video of your entire team doing the state folk dance of Georgia.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Bobby Dodd Stadium or The Georgia Dome in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Have your team crack open a few bottles of champagne or sparkling cider and spray them all over each other like you've just won the indy 500
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
During daylight hours make an "ATL" with your team in front of the ATL at Woodruff Park
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Partake of the state fruit of Georgia with no hands.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Go to N 33° 45.561 W 084° 23.343, call 404-260-5532 then when prompted press 3. Take a video at the location sharing what you learned.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Visit the Krog Street Tunnel and take a team photo for your imaginary album cover.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
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 sing a pop song around your campfire.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
Take a 15 second video as a team reciting the Georgian Creed.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Take a cooking class and learn to cook something new
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Get llama nail art.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is
Write a note with 10 things you love about Atlanta and leave it for someone else to find.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Take a team selfie at the CNN Center
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds outside the Georgia Aquarium
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Explore the beautiful Grant park and take a team photo from Fort Walker, the second highest natural point in Atlanta. Hint, it's on the south east corner of Grant Park.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Explore the beautiful Grant park and take a photo with the histroic Milledge Fountain and post a fountain fact in your caption.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Pick up 20 pieces of trash in/around Grant Park and throw it away in the proper bin. Take a picture of your bounty before tossing it.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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 Cotopaxi logo located on the back side of the store tents.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Grant Park having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link (link in column I). 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.