Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Visit Montgomery Bell Tunnel in Harpeth River State Park and take a photo or video of your team enjoying the scenery. Please be mindful to obey all park rules and regulations.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 6:57pm)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find and take a team photograph with one of the "I believe in Nashville" murals
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
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. (Don't forget
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at the center of John Seigenthaler Pedestrian Bridge. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Recreate your favorite Tennessee sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
During daylight hours do a 15 second touchdown celebration dance with the Titans stadium in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nashville and leave it for someone else to find.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Tennessee.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Nashville.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
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 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)
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
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.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
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.)
During daylight hours take a team photo outside of the building that houses the largest indoor statue in Tennessee.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - ... Find us at The Parthenon. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness document/photograph at least 4 different types of wildlife, each unique/from separate animal families. (Don't forget the totem)
As a team hike around Radnor Lake and post a collage of photos from along the trail.
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)
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the Questival.
As a team sing one of Tennessee's 10 different state songs. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal moment from your childhood. Dig deep.
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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
Create a budget meal for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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.
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.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Make a fruit salad using the state fruit and enjoy it with the state drink of Tennessee.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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 cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Find a birds nest with eggs in it IN NATURE. NOT EGGS YOU BOUGHT FROM A STORE. Real bird eggs.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:53 am)
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
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)
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of public art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Ride a unicycle
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Get llama nail art.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Do some quick google research on the origin of the name Tennessee. then, take a 15 second video and explaining what you learned.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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!
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
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 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 an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.