Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Go to a higly foot-trafficked part of Las Vegas (maybe Fremont). Put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Check-in/checkpoints don't count also don't forget your totem)
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
Make a scarf out of a blanket and talk to people in a public place in a British accent about fancy things.
Have an accurate 'weigh in' ala the weigh-ins at a UFC event. Convince a stranger to be the one facing off with you.
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 or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
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 >
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
2 - TIMEFRAME (5-7pm) - We'll be at Bellagio Fountains for a puzzling experience.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Full 15 second freestyle rap with an enterage of strangers somewhere along Fremont Street or the Las Vegas strip
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
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Find the Art-O-Mat vending machines on the strip. Buy some art if you feel so inclined.
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)
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Feed one of your teamates a piece of Country Archer Jerky in a creative way
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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.
Summit Exploration Peak 1.4 miles easy.
Visit Exploration Park and make a 15 second westerm movie - Only available during park hours.
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.
1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Grab a stamp on your passport when you meet us at the top of the short Exploration Peak Park Hike. We'll be at the top. of the hike waiting to say hi.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Do a team cheer with the Vegas skyline in the background atop Exploration Peak during open hours.... no trespassing. :)
Hold a Aṣṭāvakrāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #expert
Sing a Joshua Tree your favorite U2 song. Make sure that your are really giving it your best.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Visit the Hoover Dam and reenact a scene from any movie filmed there.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Hold a Adho Mukha Śvānāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #intermediate
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a dip in the Colorado at Nelson's Landing, rumor has it there is some good cliff jumping there.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Hold a Śavāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #beginner
Hold a Naṭarājāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #hard
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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)
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Las Vegas
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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 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.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:47am)
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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 outside of check-in/checkpoints)
Get a picture with fans from 4 separate college basketball teams who are a part of the same conference here for a tournament. Make a picture collage. #conferencetournamentweekend
Make a 15 second video of you suggestion what food should be the official state food of Nevada.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participanting in the Questival.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nevada/Las Vegas and leave it for someone else to find.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Las Vegas Shows (i.e. Blue man group, Donnie Osmond, Penn and Teller, etc.)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Find and take a team photograph with this working sculpture. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Pick up 20 pieces of trash in/around the Container Park and throw it away in the proper bin. Take a picture of your bounty before tossing it.
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.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
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 a real llama (Cusco) OR Miguel the Llama (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Go to LAYOP. Search their store to find the name of our LAYOP Kids Turtle. Take a picture of his name when you find it and get a FREE sticker prize from them.
Explore the innovative and beautiful Container Park and take a team photo at the Treehouse.
Make a snapchat post at the festival and use The Questival geofilter. (Screenshot)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at the Container Park having parked legally and lawfully or having used public transport.
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Grab a can of High Brew Coffee Drink (at least one) at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.