Beautiful Baby Boys
Write a note with 10 things you love about Tennessee and leave it for someone else to find.
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.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Morningside Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
**** PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
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.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Neyland Stadium in the background.
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
Go to the sunsphere, (during regular operating hours) and take a video from the observation deck pointing out your favorite places in Knoxville
Take a photo outside the Knoxville Museum of Art, tell us what type of stone is on the building's exterior.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Run through the World's Fair Fountain while it's on, dodge the spray and try to stay as dry as possible
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Take a photo next to a statue of Alex Haley, tell us what book he won the Pulitzer Prize for in your caption.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Caswell Park, across winona St (west) from the baseball fields. Complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Do the Jack Skellington Mile. Run an entire mile with a jack-o-lantern on your head. Do it in a safe place and make sure you can breathe. Timelapse video required.
Do the Egg Nog Mile. Run a mile while drinking a 16 oz. cup of egg nog at every 1/4 mile (every lap if you're on a track). Timelapse video required. #returntosender
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.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit. Practice proper wood chopping form and safety.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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)
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (at least 5) and body slam a teammate
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Hike to Clingmans Dome, (1 mile) Take a video from the top showing the 360 degree views.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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)
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)
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Knoxville 2017.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Sing one of Tennessee's 9 official state songs as a team. Tell us why the heck we have 9 state songs in your caption.
Take a photo with the Torchbearer statue, emulate his pose.
Chug a half gallon of the official state beverage of Tennessee. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Perform the official Tennessee state folk dance with the appropriate music. Show us your moves.
Find and photograph "Earth Fire Water Wind" by Hanna Jubran
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find and photograph "Borbor 9" by Will Vannerson
Take a team photo in front of the East Tennessee History Center, do a little research and tell us a historical fact about Tennessee in your caption.
As a team, sing your favorite number from a musical production in front of the Tennessee Theatre.
Take a photo next to the Rowing Man Statue
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Knoxville
Upload a timelapse video of your team jogging across S Gay St Bridge
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Tennessee
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Eat your favorite dish featuring the state fruit of Tennessee. Tell us how it was prepared in your caption.
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Hug one of Tennessee's 3 state trees. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
Find and take a photo with the native plant for which Baton Rouge was named, and was known as the "Tree of Life" by Native Americans.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation confirmation
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 a photo with a Common Persimmon somewhere at Ijams Nature Center (tell us something the wood has been used to create in your caption)
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a photo with your favorite tree and tell us how many acres of trees there are at Ijams nature center.
Take a photo with an American sycamore somewhere at Ijams Nature Center.
Take a team photo showing off your new Luzon daypack once you pick it up from Check In
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.