Birthday Bash

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.
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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gateway Park West Side, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. The Questival app closes at 7:00pm plan time for the challenge.
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Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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#educategirls #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the city of Arlington.
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Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
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#mountainhousead #questival
Create a fictional sports team for Virginia and film a 15 second promo video for this new sports team.
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#nerdalert #questival
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
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Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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#firestarting #questival
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
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It's far away but the totem is the blue thing on the dock πŸ‘πŸ» #questival
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
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14 seconds lol 😜 #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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These are my real parents and this really happened 😝 #snarkychild #questival
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)
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Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
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Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
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While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
Goose. Squirrel. Beetle. Slug. #questival
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Mountain House chili mac is legitimately my 2nd favorite food after lobster. I have been saying that for at least the last 10-15 years. And it's what my husband and I ate on our first date!! #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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😹 #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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#knots #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Yummmm #questival
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.
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I AM THE QUEEN OF DRAGONS πŸ‰ #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Strawberry πŸ“ apple 🍎 banana 🍌 grape πŸ‡ spinach #questival
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.
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Lolllll so awkward but Jessica was a good sport. We donated to the USO for her πŸ‘πŸ» #questival
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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This girl was awesome and even gave me a high fiiiive!!! πŸ™ŒπŸ» #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
She said our flowers were beautiful 🌸🌻🌷🌼 #questival
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.
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Today we tried Kenkey and Jollof rice from Ghana πŸ‡¬πŸ‡­Yum!! #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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I always wanted to be on the mooooon πŸŒ• #questival
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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This is actually super fun!! #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at (Meridian Hill Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan time to complete the challenge, the checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Checkpoint challenge completed!! #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Or, don't get bitten by a snake 🐍😝 #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Dr. Sullivan shares the signs of heat stroke πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ€’ #questival
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)
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#relax #questival
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. ((Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in also don't forget your totem)
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Everyone just walked by!!!!!! No one checked on her.... #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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#carkaraoke #kneedeep #zacbrownband #zbb @jamescordon @jkcorden @latelateshow #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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Climbingggg β›° Probably at least a V10 😜 #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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My new bff Rachel ❀️❀️❀️ She gave good hugs πŸ‘πŸ» #questival
As a team hike to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and take a team photo or video.
We made it!!!! #sugarloaf #questival
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
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Awww poor firefly πŸ˜₯ Which according to Wikipedia is a "winged beetle"!!! #boom #questival
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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What a brave gentleman #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Pretty much the best doughnut ever. #itwasstillwarm #questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
These looked sooooo tasty #farmersmarket #questival
Find and photograph the state/territory quarters for D.C., Maryland and Virginia.
#statequarters #questival
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Spiiiiider (zoomed in on the bottom frame since he is super camouflaged) πŸ•·πŸ•Έ #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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Bye bye fire πŸ’¦πŸ”₯ Dog has #lasereyes #questival
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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SO SCARY 😱😱😱 #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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LOL #isthisworking #spousehygiene #questival
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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I always knew I was a #rapper #sogreat #questival
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.
Most. Delicious. Thing. Ever. For the chocolate lovers out there, this is a "Smoreo" with a chocolate creme Oreo. Yummyyyy πŸ˜‹ #questival
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.
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WE DID IT!!! Starting a fire in a survival situation would be suuuuper stressful. Even with a magnesium fire starter, it was still ridiculously hard to get this dang thing started πŸ”₯πŸ”₯πŸ”₯ #questival
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Ramsey (🐢) LOOOOVED tonight's campfire meal πŸ˜‚ #hotdogs #specialtreatfordoggie #questival
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. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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DYING πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ What is so confusing about a smoreo!?!? #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Sadly not the pretties sunrise ever, but it sure was early 😜 #questival #cotopaxi
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanelβ„’. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Mike totally has a future in acting. Acting in realllly dumb cologne commercials πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ #questival
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)
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The Questival edition of Cribs #prettysureCribsismorethan15secondsthough πŸ˜‚ #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Charcoal llama ❀️ #questival
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.
Oh, just fishin' for marshmallows 🐟 #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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Just some campfire T. Swift, nbd #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
We really do love it here!! ❀️ #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
We couldn't decide if we should order the 12th item on the drink section or the food section, soooo we got both. Dinner tonight is Sam Adams and a nice summery watermelon shrimp salad πŸ‘πŸ» Not bad, #silverdiner, not bad #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
The sunset was so prettyyyy tonight!!! Thanks for giving us an excuse to ogle it Cotopaxi β˜€οΈ #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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This has been (and still is) my favorite joke for the last like 15 years. Fshhh 🐠🐟🐑 πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Llama noises!! #letsgetthispartystarted πŸŽ‰ #questival
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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Dance like a llama!!!! πŸ’ƒπŸΌπŸ‘― #questival
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
Chalk llamaaaaas #questival
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.
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#preventmalaria #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Arlington street parking! #questival
Take a team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
Washington Monument in the background, where the younger two of us met on our first date! Together 4 years now and married for 2 ❀️😎 #questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
#miguelthellama #questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
#irc #refugeesupport #questival
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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Llama cornhole with the #sellamallamas #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Huntley Meadows, which is also referred to in our family as "the beaver park". But this is not a beaver. This is a muskrat. DUH! #questival