Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cal Anderson Park , complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Knit or crochet a tiny scarf for a cat then give it to a cat.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
Take a selfie with the Space needle; in your caption describe the first time the aliens landed.
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)
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 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.
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.
Take a stroll in Discovery park; Find the West point lighthouse. Take a team picture with the lighthouse.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Document the largest living spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
During daylight hours walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
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)
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
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."
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Volunteer Park Amphitheater, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Tandem somersault with a teammate for at least one full rotation.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST SEATTLE 2017.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Video a teammate eating an entire tofu turkey in a timelapse video
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Washington or the city flag of Seattle. A real fabric flag waving majestically in the wind.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a ghost llama.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Washington state motto means to you with the Washington state flag waving in the background.
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Washington.
Take a creative team picture of Mt. Rainer.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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 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.
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)
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
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.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
While camping in the wilderness make your own Ouija board and see what comes up. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Challenge another team to 2 on 2 thumb wars. Each hand must have a thumb to battle.
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.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Take a picture of a ghost.
Find a real life black cat; be nice and don't terrorize it.
Come to the main stage at 7:15pm exactly and take a photo of the MCs holding the questival totem in the air.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges :wink:
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.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.