Fluff 2 Buff
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.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Patrons (138 Brighton Ave., Allston, MA. 02134), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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.
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
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
Recreate a scene from your favorite movie that takes place in Boston
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.
Recreate your favorite Boston sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Recreate your favorite music video from either Marky Mark or New Kids on the Block.
Show us your team's interpretation of Boston Native Conan O'brien's String Dance. #teamcoco
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Visit “Shaw Memorial” by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1897
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Go to a busy part of Downtown Boston put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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.
Find the "one man band" at the Boston Common and dance as a team to the sweet music.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Boston Commons, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
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 >
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)
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Take a picture with a Boston Terrior, the official canine of this great state.
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.)
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Visit Lynn Woods Reservation and take a team photo with the Stone Tower
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Recreate a Debbie Downer SNL sketch from Boston Native Rachel Dratch.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Find a lactating farm animal (i.e. cow, goat, etc.), and with permission from the owner, squirt the milk directly into your mouth.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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 12th thing on the menu.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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 nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
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 nightime 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 nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Take a video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
Take a team photo with the largest piece of copyrighted artwork in the world in the background.
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)
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds near Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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)
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.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to the IRC tent. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.