Bad Mama Llamas
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.
Prize challenge! Create a mock fight scene with another team and include some dialogue. Think cheesy 80's action movie.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Wayward Collective (1551 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Go to a busy part of the Loop put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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)
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.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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.
Recreate your favorite Cubs or White Socks sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Video a teamate Yodeling in the middle of the Agora statues. Make sure totem is visible. 15 seconds.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Find the Statue of the 3 Livonian Wolves. Take a 15 second video reciting part of the tale found on the link. Have your totem in your video.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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)
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Chicago and leave it for someone else to find.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Recreate this amazing picture as accurately as you can. Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Chicago.
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.)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Prize challenge! Find a splash pad or fountain that allows people to be in it, casually walk through fully clothed while carrying an umbrella. Again only fountains/splash pads that allow people in them!
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Go to the end of Navy Pier and do your best foghorn impression with the Chicago Harbor Lighthouse in the background.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of Chicago.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Milton Lee Olive Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Take a team photo with a willing CTA employee. (Don't disturb anyone operating a vehicle/train)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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)
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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)
Find and photograph together the state quarters from Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kentucky, Indiana
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.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Do a quick 200 meter swim in an olympic size pool. Congrats Swimmer Winner. Post a timelapse of your feat. (don't forget your totem)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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 >
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Cross the border with Indiana. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
As a team complete an entire fitness class 30 minutes or more (Zumba, Spin, etc.) dressed in head-to-toe aerobics gear. (Timelapse, don't forget your totem)
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.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow.
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.
Find a sand dune outside of IL, hike to the top and sled down (there are at least 2 within 1:30 of the city).
Locate your favorite park with a view. Take a picture of the skyline of the City. Totem included.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Illinois state motto means to you.
As a team sing the state song of Illinois. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Post a screenshot of your donation.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Perform a blind taste test with a cornstarch packing peanut and a puffy cheeto.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Chicago 2017.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Perform at an open mic night at a comedy club (not a karaoke bar, come on guys). Give it your best shot. #youcandoit
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by Smashing Pumpkins or STYX.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Enjoy your favorite Chicago dog with no hands. Post the location in the caption.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch & claim Questival points.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishIt mural in the truth zone
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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.