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.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
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.
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come to the Moonlight Tower (Zilker Park) and join us for a quick brain-teaser.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
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.
Respectfully introduce us to your favorite spot in Zilker Park. Do it like a real traveling show (i.e. Rick Steves/Anthony Bourdain/etc.)
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
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)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Take a photo or video with a wild 'Texas bluebonnet'
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Tell a weird 15 second true story about yourself outside of the Museum of the Weird. #confession #keepAustinweird
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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.
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.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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.
Find and photograph a Texas State Quarter.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during 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. :)
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Show us your best volleyball serve. On/with a regulation court, net and ball.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not count.
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.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a 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 share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around 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.
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 make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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 make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.
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 part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.**
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.