Burritos in the Dark

film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source.
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Bubbles #questival
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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we are not good at this. me following it that is... #questival
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.
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she counted to 75 and then when she looked up there was a lady walking towards her that was concerned #questival
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
bye potato #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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grosssss #questival
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.
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winning at life!!!!!! #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
Love ATX especially! #questival
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Becky with the good hair #questival
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored. #radicaldude
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I am the best on my block. maybe. probably not #questival
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
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from belly flip to back flip this guy can do it all #questival
Show us your best volleyball serve. On/with a regulation court, net and ball.
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Ginny, Olympic volleyball dream #questival
Perform your best pencil dive off a high dive into a pool (12' or higher).
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sunset swimming thanks amld pools!!!! #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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Take a hike #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
#questival
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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belly flopppppppppppp! #questival
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
#hopeaustin #questival
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
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Don't sweat the small stuff! #questival
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
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Caffeine!!!!!!!!! #questival
plan meals for a 3 day backpacking trip, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
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water's heavy #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
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friendship means we love everybody, come on in #questival
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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We love Texas! #questival
Respectfully introduce us to your favorite spot in Zilker Park. Do it like a real traveling show (i.e. Rick Steves/Anthony Bourdain/etc.)
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Barking Springs, baby!!! #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
made you look!!! had so much fun! #questival
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come to the Moonlight Tower (Zilker Park) and join us for a quick brain-teaser.
True story #questival
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.
trash. keep it clean #questival
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
trash from the greenbelt #questival
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.
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Coolest 9 strangers ever! #questival
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.
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Fergalicious! #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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Land ho! #questival
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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Lucky 7 and then some! #questival
Recreate your favorite Texas sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
#questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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Cooling off. Are we sure it's winter? #questival
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)
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Getting swept away #questival
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.
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She knows his digits!!!!!! #questival
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
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Not so low... #questival
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
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#questival
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.
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Go team go! #questival
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
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Getting fit #questival
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.
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#questival
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
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Beetlemania #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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dish from spain #questival
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
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great for Mike's personal psyche... now need to wash hanfs bc flu season #questival
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
saving $$$$$ #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
love this city #questival
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 >
watermelon head #questival
Go to a busy part of 6th Street/University of Texas/Zilker Park, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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singin songs on 6th and Lamar #questival
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from The Riverboat Gamblers as thoughtfully as possible.
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riverboat gamblers songbirds of our generation #questival
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator.
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Schoolin folks about Llamas #questival
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.
I hope that you have the opportunity to live out your dreams #questival
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
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#questival
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise.
#hookem #questival
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.
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What does the Fox say? #questival
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival.
James is the GM at the Tavern and from New York. He now calls Texas home and proudly calls his family Texans #questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Little known fact, Hanson got their start in Austin at SXSW #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Doughnuts are sooooooo gooooood, hands are stupid #questival
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.
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Guy, you got me #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
I get around... #questival
Give a team-member a mohawk. Do it right, buzz everything but the spine. fohawks could be grounds for disqualification.
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More like a sidehawk! #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Word, to your mother #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
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Order by numbers #questival
Partake of the state dish of Chili Con Carne with no hands. #chiliconcarnival
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those skills when you are desperate for chili con carne.... get chips and use them for delivery #questival
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Gene from Dallas is in town photographing the Hope gallery. I lovingly welcomed her into my gorgeous city #questival
Create your most "Texas" outfit at a thrift store and try it on. #poppintags
"Texas" "Longhorn" #questival
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.
Hope. #questival
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Making our Goodwill drop #questival
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Every mother counts! #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
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Welcome home #questival #visitaustin
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Giving out of towners our Lavar Burton kite. good vibes had by all. This is the forth team to use this kite #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this art installation. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Art installations are our style #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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Married life #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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#sidehawk, #g-damn, #dude, #krister, #diva, #g-rito coming at you strong #questival
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
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Double Lavar kites!!!!! #questival
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.
littering is bad for the environment! don't do it!!! #questival
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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I love you shayne #questival
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
#questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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#educategirls #questival
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
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Sorry Kevin #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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fancy French cheese #questival
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
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58 mph #questival
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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I left my police uniform at home. dang #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.
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is that an Italian opera star? nope, just kevin #questival
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
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#the starsatnight butttttttt is this really the texas state song? #questival
Tell us of a toy invention you would like to create, make sure you do it outside of the coolest vintage toy shop around. #toyjoy
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#questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Mike is going to be sore tomorrow #questival
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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I hate you, I love you. I hate you. here are some cookies. #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
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elnow eating at its best #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
pink is really my color luckily we ran into tribe called questival #questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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kevin likes his tomatos fresh at the sfc downtown farmers market in austin #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
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healthy eating #questival
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
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knife skills 101 #questival
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
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Winner got a bouquet of lollipops! #questival
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
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Best sport ever! #questival
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.
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All the way from Wisconsin #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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Gymnastic dreams #questival
Take a picture with a Texas Longhorn. Don't get hurt/trampled. Also, ask permission and be smart.
#questival
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Texas Pride #questival
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.
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#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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Get some. #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
I'm great how are you? #questival
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. :)
Shout out to kammok for the fun stop! #questival @kammok
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Our kids both go to same HS. We gave them breakfast before their swim meet. Good luck! #questival
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
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Ready for the Olympics. not #questival
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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next level skateboarding #questival
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.
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touchdown!!!!! #questival
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.
moontower downtown #questival
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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and who said romance was lost #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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firing squad #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
#questival
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
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It's a hard knock life for us... on 3 hours of sleep #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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climbing knots are not garlic knots #questival
Do a hike of at least 1 mile of your choosing, tell us where you went and why you went there. Make an experience.
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peace,love,peacocks #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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how you do #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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burritos in the dark...it happens #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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don't suck it no matter how much you want to #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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I'm the knot captain #questival
While acting like a civilized adult and friend-of-the-animals (don't be a buffoon), take a photo with a peacock or peahen at Mayfield Park.
peacocks roost in the trees, did you know that? #questival
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
cloudy sunrise #questival #forthosewhodo
Take the stairs to the top of Covert Park at Mount Bonnell take a team photo.
I'm top of mount bonnell with a lot of peeps from questival #questival
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
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high brew in the morn #questival #forthosewhodo
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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making mre"sss #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.
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ghillie suits and hot pink is really not subtle #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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cribs Mike Redman style... hanging with the homies #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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garlic actually burnssssss your tongue #questival
Get llama nail art.
Sharpie art :-) #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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health food #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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sorry not sorry #questival
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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homemade grape juice is soooo good #questival
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
hanging with the river city hotrods #questival #cotopaxi
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
#questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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#questival
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
chillin at the bar #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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teriyaki seaweed...not great #questival
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut vs a puffy cheeto.
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packing peanut vs cheeto #questival
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
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200 feet, Mike for the longest drive #questival
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Marshmallow on my dog. #questival
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Smores made with peanut butter cups. Yum yum! #questival
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
llama porta sing donggggggg burnt campfire sticks for drawing #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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All hail the king #questival
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
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Howl like a beast #questival
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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HEB at midnight is the best #questival
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a Willie Nelson tune loud and proud.
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Willie Nelson and Toby Keith have nothing on these girls #questival
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
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out of focus but it happened #questival
Go to a public place where music is playing (not the check-in festival) and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up.
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boom #questival
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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opening doors is a hard jobbbbbbbb #questival
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
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staring with intensityyyyyyyy #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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alabama is ok UT is better #questival
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
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#questival
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
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#questival
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
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campfire, don't smell like shit. #questival
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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#questival
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
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word #questival
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
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#questival
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
#questival
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
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#questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
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John wick for the win #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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brandy...full of jokessss... The best jokes!!! maybe not #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
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Mike has a burrito that magically changes into a taco while he does parkour.....unimaginable becomes real... #questival
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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#questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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moonwalk #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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#questival
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
brandy and ian #questival
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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#questival
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
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#questival #overthetop
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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Now that's trust! #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
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#questival
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.
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#questival
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
#questival #cotopaxi
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
#questival
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.**
#questival #forthosewhodo
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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#questival
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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corn hole at questival #questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
#questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
#questival