The Ugly Ducklings
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
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.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
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).
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cal Anderson Park , complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
***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
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a video in front of the EMP describing your dream exhibit. 15 seconds.
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Washington.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hold a formal freestyle rap off with a stranger not participating in the Questival.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can in downtown Bellevue or Seattle.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Safeco Field in the background, yes the actual stadium. #12
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Tandem somersault with a teammate for at least one full rotation.
Take a selfie with the Space needle; in your caption describe the first time the aliens landed.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Volunteer Park Amphitheater, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Have a corn husking race. Challenge 2 strangers to husk cobs faster than you. 15 second video. Include totem. Clean up the mess.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
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."
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit.
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.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
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
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
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!)
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.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST SEATTLE 2017.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a ghost llama.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Find and photograph a state quarter from the state where the fictional Camp Crystal Lake is located. #fridaythe13th
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Write a note with 10 things you love about fall in Washington and leave it for someone else to find.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Challenge another team to 2 on 2 thumb wars. Each hand must have a thumb to battle.
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Come to the main stage at 7:15pm exactly and take a photo of the MCs holding the questival totem in the air.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Lip sync to the song Day-O and act out the scene from Beetlejuice
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges :wink: