Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
Photo with an octogenarian, maybe if you're lucky maybe they'll tell you some stories.
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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:24pm)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
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)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Recreate your favorite Nevada historical moment.
Find the Art-O-Mat vending machines on the strip. Buy some art if you feel so inclined.
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! Complete this challenge outside of check-in/checkpoints)
Sing a Joshua Tree your favorite U2 song. Make sure that your are really giving it your best.
Make a scarf out of a blanket and talk to people in a public place in a British accent about fancy things.
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.
2 - TIMEFRAME (5-7pm) - We'll be at Bellagio Fountains for a puzzling experience.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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)
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Las Vegas
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
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
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Hold a Śavāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #beginner
Visit the "Pipe Dream" statue and do your best blue man group impersonation.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Do a team cheer with the Vegas skyline in the background atop Exploration Peak during open hours.... no trespassing. :)
Summit Exploration Peak 1.4 miles easy.
Visit Exploration Park and make a 15 second westerm movie - Only available during park hours.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
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.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Nevada
Hold a Naṭarājāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #hard
Visit the Hoover Dam and reenact a scene from any movie filmed there.
Hold a Aṣṭāvakrāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #expert
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Hold a Adho Mukha Śvānāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #intermediate
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
film a video illustrating how to find a clean natural water source
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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)
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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 video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:47am)
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** - Full 15 second freestyle rap with an enterage of strangers somewhere along Fremont Street or the Las Vegas strip
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
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 start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
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.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
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)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Go to a public place where music is playing (not the check-in festival) and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up.
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)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this working sculpture. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Fremont Street or the 'Strip'
Do a centipede massage train with a stranger in a busy area (the person in the back has control and whatever she/he does with their fingers, the others have to do) Put the stranger at the front of the centipede. #service
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 >
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
As a team sing the state song of Nevada. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Nevada state motto means to you.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Make a 15 second video of you suggestion what food should be the official state food of Nevada.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Cotopaxi Questival book club: recommend your favorite book with brief explanation why.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nevada/Las Vegas and leave it for someone else to find.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
***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.)
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.
Play a pop song on a kazoo tag the song in your caption.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Ride a unicycle
Take a Photo with a taxidermy jackalope.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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.)
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Find/procure/dig-up a bolo tie and give us your best impression of what you think someone who wears a bolo tie would say.
Find and photograph a Nevada State Quarter.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Feed one of your teamates a piece of Country Archer Jerky in a creative way
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 a real llama (Cusco) OR Miguel the Llama (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Make a snapchat post at the festival and use The Questival geofilter. (Screenshot)
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.
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.
Explore the innovative and beautiful Container Park and take a team photo at the Treehouse.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at the Container Park having parked legally and lawfully or having used public transport.
Grab a can of High Brew Coffee Drink (at least one) at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
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.
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.
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.
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.