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 at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
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.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come to the Moonlight Tower (Zilker Park) and join us for a quick brain-teaser.
Take a team selfie with your favorite box of cereal with one of the 17 remaining 'Moonlight Towers'. They are an official Texas state landmark, btw.
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 funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Respectfully introduce us to your favorite spot in Zilker Park. Do it like a real traveling show (i.e. Rick Steves/Anthony Bourdain/etc.)
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.
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
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Do a hike of at least 1 mile of your choosing, tell us where you went and why you went there. Make an experience.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
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.
Take a picture of an uncommon object underneath the sign of Uncommon Objects. If you choose to enter this eccentric shop, please be respectful and kind.
Do a backflip into a pond or lake.
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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 >
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
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.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Come meet us at the lower level of Hope Outdoor Gallery on the benches and get the challenge details.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find and take a team photograph with this art installation. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Head to Mitscoots (2505 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78702) between 10am-5pm and assemble a "care canister" to be given away to someone less-fortunate in the area. Take a team video/picture of you putting your canister together.
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.
Create your most "Texas" outfit at a thrift store and try it on. #poppintags
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Take the stairs to the top of Covert Park at Mount Bonnell take a team photo.
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.
Come by The Shade Project SPF station at Tru-Skin Dermatology (3500 Jefferson St, Ste 200, 78731) between 10AM and NOON and get your shade on! Teams will lather each other up and learn how to stay sun safe… the 1st 200 visitors get a special gift!
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Take a picture with your favorite addition in Sparky Park.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on or near UT campus.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the University of Texas football stadium (Darrell K Royal) in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Go to this link (click link and tap GO>) and donate to the IRC. Write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee on some fabric and give it to a Cotopaxi staff member for a display later in the year.
Tell a weird 15 second true story about yourself outside of the Museum of the Weird. #confession #keepAustinweird
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Between 9 and 10:30AM find the ultimate hang at Kammok (1401 E 7th St Austin, TX 78702). Come set up and sit in a hammock, then take it down and use it as an accessory in a team photo in front of our mural. Breakfast while supplies last. :)
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around 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 sing a pop song around your campfire.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
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.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
plan meals for a 3 day backpacking trip, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
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
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Find and photograph a Texas State Quarter.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name as you and provide proof.
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Take a picture of a High Brew can in a creative way. **Hint - you might want to save an unopened can for a challenge that you'll do later.**
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.