Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make up a song about the infamous "pizza rat" with your team and perform it on a subway platform. (Tap this challenge then tap “go” for more info) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UPXUG8q4jKU
Eat a slice of pizza from every borough. Upload a photo collage showing where you bought each slice.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Take a photo next to The Fearless Girl by Kristen Visbal emulating her pose.
Visit the oldest fence in New York, which encompasses New York's first public park
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Robert F Wagner Junior park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Find and photograph a shrine to the first American-born Catholic saint. Tell us something interesting about the building in your caption.
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.
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
Picture scollage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Stand in front of the Union Square Metronome with your team some time on the hour, and watch the numbers change. Tell us what all the numbers mean in your caption.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Upload a screenshot of your donation.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
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)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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."
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Find and film "Masstransiscope" by Bill Brand.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our Merch tent (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Go to Times Square put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Brooklyn Bridge Park, near Jane's Carousel, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Hug the official tree of the state of New York.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
Perform a musical number from a Broadway production somewhere on Broadway as a team.
Find the best $1 pizza slice and take a video of someone on your team explaining why they think it's the best
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of New York.
Hug the empire state building, do a little research and tell us an interest fact about the iconic building in your caption.
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
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)
Show us your best fade away as you throw some trash into a garbage can with Madison Square Garden in the background
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
Find and photograph one of the Life Underground pieces by Tom Otterness
Pick up 13 pieces of litter at Commodore Barry Park and take a picture of your haul before discarding it in the appropriate receptacle. #fridaythe13th
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.
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
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.