Questies 4 Life
Walk like Frankenstein’s monster or a zombie across a crosswalk and recreate the Beatles famous crosswalk picture.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with Mile High in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Denver Oktoberfest on 21st between Larimer and Market, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make a 15 second stop motion video of a teammate flying a broom around a public place.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
**** PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Take a 1st day back to school photo as a team on a porch complete with backpacks and 1st day of school clothes and maybe even lunchboxes
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
****PRIZE CHALLENGE**** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
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!)
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST DEN 2017.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit. Photo. Totem Required.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival and post a video of the results.
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 3 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at City Park near Thatcher Fountain, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Put on your favorite costume from your childhood and take pictures with 5 strangers with their permission. Post a collage.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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."
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Colorado or the city flag of Denver. A real fabric flag waving majestically in the wind.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on Pearl Street in Boulder
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
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.
Clean and Jerk a hay bale that you have permission to use. Make sure to have proper form.
Find and photograph a Colorado State Quarter.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with the big blue bear.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Colorado state motto means to you with the Colorado flag waving in the background.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Go to a busy part of 16th St. put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Denver.
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)
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)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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 hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Take a team photo with the giant bobble head.
Visit stein hoisting or keg bowling either as a participant or spectator.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Go to the main stage and as a team dance to whatever band is playing.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
Procure a pumpkin for your team. You may need it in one of the upcoming challenges 😉
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.