Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Have your team crack open a few bottles of champagne or sparkling cider and spray them all over each other like you've just won the indy 500.
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. Don't forget your totem.
Take the stairs to the top of Covert Park at Mount Bonnell take a team photo.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
While acting like a civilized adult and friend-of-the-animals (don't be a buffoon), take a photo with a peacock or peahen at Mayfield Park.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas and leave it for someone else to find.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find and take a team photograph with this art installation. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
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
See how long you can hold a consistent singing note and document the entire thing. Make sure it's loud and that you are in a VERY public place.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Do a humans of New York style post about someone you meet during the 24 hours of Questival.
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)
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)
Hike around the Barton Creek Greenbelt and capture a team selfie during your favorite part of the experience.
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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!
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Take a team selfie with your favorite box of cereal with one of the 17 remaining 'Moonlight Towers'. They are an official Texas state landmark, btw.
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on or near UT campus.
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the University of Texas football stadium (Darrell K Royal) in the background, yes the actual stadium.
Take a picture with a Texas Longhorn. Don't get hurt/trampled. Also, ask permission and be smart.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored. #radicaldude
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Go to a public place where music is playing (not the check-in festival) and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Come meet us at the lower level of Hope Outdoor Gallery on the benches and get the challenge details.
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
Get llama nail art.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Tell us of a toy invention you would like to create, make sure you do it outside of the coolest vintage toy shop around. #toyjoy
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Do a 1 mile hike around River Place Nature Trail, screenshot your route as verification.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Tell a weird 15 second true story about yourself outside of the Museum of the Weird. #confession #keepAustinweird
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Between 9 and 10:30AM find the ultimate hang at Kammok (1401 E 7th St Austin, TX 78702). Come set up and sit in a hammock, then take it down and use it as an accessory in a team photo in front of our mural. Breakfast while supplies last. :)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Show us the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Go to this link (click link and tap GO>) and donate to the IRC. Write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee on some fabric and give it to a Cotopaxi staff member for a display later in the year.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Do the River Place Nature trail and dress for the occassion, it's a wet hike/jaunt. Take a picture of your favorite part of the hike.
Do a 2 mile hike around Turkey Head Trail, screenshot your route as verification. Don't get lost going down any rabbit holes.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Boulder a V0 problem outdoors.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
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.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
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.
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.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Bowl a strike at a bowling alley... then moonwalk backwards and yell "Questival!".
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.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name as you and provide proof.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team.
Kammok Cornhole: 3 in the hole (4 tries) gets you a Kammok x Yeti tumbler... BUT everyone else gets Kammok decals/stickers.
Take a picture of a High Brew can in a creative way. **Hint - you might want to save an unopened can for a challenge that you'll do later.**
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
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.