The Fab 5
Video your best scare on a teammate.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Dress up like a vampire and walk through a public sunny place with an umbrella shading you from the sun.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team back at the Giant Mantis, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Cheer on someone running the 5k taking place on Fremont street on Saturday night.
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Lorenzi Park (we'll drop a pin close to checkpoint time), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Knit a tiny scarf for a cat then give it to a cat.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Wear a pumpkin helmet while eating pumpkin soup out of a pumpkin.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Make your own cranberry sauce by cranberry stomping, and then eat it. #passthecranberrysauce
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)
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Post an awkward team photo during the Questival in your best fall themed attire (think scarves, PSL, uggs, flannel, etc). Get 50 likes and document (prove with screenshot).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with a drawing of your favorite classic movie monster. Frankenstein's Monster, Ghost, Witch, Dracula or Mummy.
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.
Collect a variety of different colored fall leaves, at least 6 different shades of colors. Give them to someone's mom.
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.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
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.)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a photo or video with a wild Sagebrush
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.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly as if you were the villain from a scary movie. Think Michael Myers or Jason.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
As a team sing the state song of Nevada. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Play pass the Candy Corn with Strangers. Use spoons to pass the candy corn from person to person. Hold the spoon in your mouth.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space that is not check-in or a checkpoint. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
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)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Visit a town with a population below 500. Take a picture by the population sign. No sign, no points.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Video a teammate eating an entire tofu turkey in a timelapse video
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description. It's full of vitamin A.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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!)
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Recreate your favorite World Series moment with your team and tell us why it is your favorite in your challenge description. #OctoberBaseball
Take a video of a hot air balloon in flight in person.
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."
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun in a place that doesn't disturb non-Questival participants.
Summit Exploration Peak 1.4 miles easy.
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds and dawn.
Make a 15 second commercial for Downtown Las Vegas
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Sing the cheers theme song outside of the oldest saloon in Las Vegas.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Find and take a team photograph with your favorite piece of Vegas Street Art, must be different than your "downtown street art" submission.
Find and take a team photograph with your favorite piece of Downtown Street Art.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
Take a picture with a stranger who has your FAVORITE Near-Halloween costume on during this Near-Halloween weekend.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Convince a stranger to touch noses with you for 15 seconds. Maintain eye-contact whilst doing so and provide video as proof.
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)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "OktoberQuest Las Vegas 2017"
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
When prompted at the check in challenge sing along with everyone to the rock ballad “Don’t Stop Believin’” #loudandproud
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 table 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.
Build something creative from the giant legos or foam blocks at the Container Park and take a picture with your creation.
Decorate your mini-jack-o-lantern you got at check-in and give it a name. One per team, video of why you named it what you did.
Play a round of 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.
Create a unique team motto in a foreign language
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.