Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
Recreate a scene from your favorite movie that takes place in Boston
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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
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.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Take a picture with a real love sugar glider. ***Hint there are sugar gliders in a pet store near Patrons, the second Cotopaxi checkpoint. :)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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.
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)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Dress up like your Favorite Founding Father, make a homemade button that says "push me" and stick it on your person. Stand like a statue at a public place and wait for a stranger to press the button. Once the button is pushed recite a few facts about the person who you are dressed as.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
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 >
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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.
Recreate a Debbie Downer SNL sketch from Boston Native Rachel Dratch.
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
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 use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
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.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
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.
Visit Edgar Allan Poe Square and recite your favorite line from his catalogue.
Visit Rocky Woods Reservation and hike to the top of Cedar Hill. Take a team photo as if you just summited Everest.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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
Take a picture of your entire team sitting on the Jamaica Pond Bench.
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Do not climb on the art! (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
Summit Noanet Peak and take a team photo with the Boston skyline in the background.
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)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
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)
Hike the trails of the Blue Hills Reservation and take a team photo at Eliot Tower.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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.
Take a team photo with the largest piece of copyrighted artwork in the world in the background.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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 dowse a campfire.
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.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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)
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Take a photo in front of the skinniest house in Boston. Keep your distance and be respectful of the residents as the house is privately owned and occupied.
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.
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)
Go to a bowling alley and challenge a group of strangers to a 'bowl off' and go head to head with them. Losers buy drinks for the winner.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell Questival.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Visit the Great Boston Molasses Flood Plaque, tell us how many people were killed in your caption.
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Take a video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
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 Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Get llama nail art.
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.
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.