But First, Llama Take a Selfie
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Recreate your favorite D.C. or Maryland professional sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gateway Park West Side, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. The Questival app closes at 7:00pm plan time for the challenge.
Find and take a team photograph with this building during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a moment to reflect at the Titanic Memorial.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Take team photos at The White House, Capitol, Jefferson Monument and Washington Monument. Post a collage.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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)
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Take a 15 second video outside of your favorite Smithsonian Museum and tell why it's your favorite.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the National Mall during daylight hours.
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of art during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 15 second video. Reenact a scene from National Treasure or Night at the Museum, the more accurate the better.
Take a team photo on Albert Einstein's lap.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of D.C or Maryland's professional sports teams.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Hold a staring contest with stranger not participating in the questival while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at (Meridian Hill Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan time to complete the challenge, the checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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
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 >
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
At checkpoint #1 on Saturday, invite another team to dance the official state folk dance of Maryland. (Two totems required)
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park that is not a checkpoint. Be a good sport win or lose.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
Take a team photo at the original columns of the US capitol. Hint they're not at the capital.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a real guitar/ukulele.
Get llama nail art.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Maryland state motto means to you.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival 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)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
As a team hike to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and take a team photo or video.
Get two pool noodles and go head to head with a teammate in the state sport of Maryland.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger not participating in the questival, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
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.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
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)
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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)
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any D.C., VA or MD local artist.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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 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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
As a team sing the state song of Virginia. "Carry Me Back to Old Virginia". Sing it loud sing it proud.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Hit a bullseye on a real dartboard from regulation distance, it's 7 feet 9.25 inches FYI.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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.
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)
Create a fictional sports team for Virginia and film a 15 second promo video for this new sports team.
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.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the city of Arlington.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find and photograph the state/territory quarters for D.C., Maryland and Virginia.
Take a possessed team photo at The Exorcist Stairs.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Give a stranger not participating in the questivala compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Take a creative team picture with the the flag of D.C.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Get a celebrity with over 5,000 followers to tweet/retweet something with our hashtag and Twitter handle, @cotopaxi (prove with screenshot).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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)
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
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 team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.