Questivus for the Rest of Us
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
It is NOW the end of your 24th hour of Questival, share with us the best photo/video of where you ended up. Don't forget the totem.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Do a little research about the Basque People, and take a team photo at the basque Block. Tell us something you learned in the caption.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find us at Ann Morrison park (where we had check-in). The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Boise
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Sink a disc golf shot from 20 feet at a disc golf course in Ann Morrison park during daylight hours.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
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.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Go to a busy pedestrian area, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boise and leave it for someone else to find.
Upload a photo collage of 4 Boise traffic boxes featuring the work of local artists. Tell us which is your favorite in the caption.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Create a 15 second video telling us about your favorite place in Idaho to have an outdoor adventure.
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
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Get a couple of sandwiches from Even Stevens in downtown Boise and see who in your team can eat one the fastest
Sing the State Song of Idaho as a team at the Boise Train Depot
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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)
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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)
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)
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in a busy place.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us in Camel's Back Park. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
PlayHard GiveBack wants you to perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a team photo in front of the Capitol Building. Tell us what the official Idaho State nickname is in the caption.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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. (store bought cake does not count)
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area away from checkpoints/check-in, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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)
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 >
Mail a potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. No packaging or box is needed, we promise.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find and photograph a Hawaii license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Treasure Valley, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing your heart out.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
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.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
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)
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Eat the official vegetable of Idaho prepared in your favorite way
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.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal. Two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take a selfie in front of the Corvette in the festival area. You can also enter a raffle to win the car or a trip to Mexico.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a team photo with the Techo 3 tent in front of the Cotopaxi mobile retail unit.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.