The Brunchfast Club
Recreate your favorite Texas sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
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.
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.
Find and take a team photograph with this art installation. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Take a picture of an uncommon object underneath the sign of Uncommon Objects. If you choose to enter this eccentric shop, please be respectful and kind.
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
Find and take a picture of the "Bottle House" but don't be a nuisance.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come to the Moonlight Tower (Zilker Park) and join us for a quick brain-teaser.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from The Riverboat Gamblers as thoughtfully as possible.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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)
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
Hike around the Barton Creek Greenbelt and capture a team selfie during your favorite part of the experience.
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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)
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
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.
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.
Respectfully introduce us to your favorite spot in Zilker Park. Do it like a real traveling show (i.e. Rick Steves/Anthony Bourdain/etc.)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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")
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
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 and eat a stock of cauliflower like one might eat an apple. Pretend that this is your 'normal' and film others reactions. #secretvideo
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Create your most "Texas" outfit at a thrift store and try it on. #poppintags
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
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.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Need to refuel? Find the Bobo's Oat Bar team near the Lamar Pedestrian Bridge between 11:30am and 12:30pm! Love what you tried? Let us know @eatbobos on social media.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Take a photo or video with a wild 'Texas bluebonnet'
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored. #radicaldude
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Show us your best volleyball serve. On/with a regulation court, net and ball.
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.
Come by The Shade Project SPF station at Tru-Skin Dermatology (3500 Jefferson St, Ste 200, 78731) between 10AM and NOON and get your shade on! Teams will lather each other up and learn how to stay sun safe… the 1st 200 visitors get a special gift!
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut vs a puffy cheeto.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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. :)
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Dance on the ceiling, we don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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 >
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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 cook a meal over a campfire.
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 a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Tell us a fun fact about the giant, beautiful photovoltaic Mueller Sunflowers... but make sure there's a Mueller Sunflower in the shot.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on or near UT campus.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (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.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
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.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
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.**
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 a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.