Bold and Brash
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Go to your favorite pizza joint and try to eat a piece in one bite
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Knit a tiny scarf for a cat then give it to a cat.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at City Park near Thatcher Fountain, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver.
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).
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival who is not a part of the Questival use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
**** 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
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
**** PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Colorado or the city flag of Denver. A real fabric flag waving majestically in the wind.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you with the Colorado flag waving in the background.
Find and take a team photograph with the big blue bear.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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
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 your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Denver and leave it for someone else to find.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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."
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST DEN 2017.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a picture of a ghost.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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 a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Take a team photo with the giant bobble head.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Post a screenshot.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit stein hoisting or keg bowling either as a participant or spectator.
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.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges 😉
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.