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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)
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Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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When both people actually suck. #questival
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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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.
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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Wayward Collective (1551 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
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Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
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Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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Been tyin dem knots all day. #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Bikes and boards, bay-bay! #questival
Recreate your favorite Cubs or White Socks sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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Bill Murray singing during the 7th inning stretch in Daffy Duck voice #questival
Get llama nail art.
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#nailedit #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Why do we need to find a souvenir when so many were provided for us?! πŸ˜ƒ #questival
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
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Prize challenge! Find a splash pad or fountain that allows people to be in it, casually walk through fully clothed while carrying an umbrella. Again only fountains/splash pads that allow people in them!
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Raining water #questival
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.
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Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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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.
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Let's be honest, So much awkward. #questival
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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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.
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Share the state snack of Illinois with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
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Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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I once biked from Seattle to San Diego #questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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How'd Harry Potter get down the hill? Walking. JK Rowling!! πŸ˜‚ #questival
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Probably the most fun thing we did all day. #questival
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
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Egg head 🍳 #questival
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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How many donuts can you fit in your mouth?? #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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#questival #toomanycooks
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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Dem muscles. #questival
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
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Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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He got 3!! And per usual, Kaitie gets blamed for everything. Gimme some love, that was LLAMAZING!!! #questival
Take a team photo with a willing CTA employee. (Don't disturb anyone operating a vehicle/train)
Chicago's finest. #questival
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Food Bank donations! #questival
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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Doing gΕ«d! #questival
Take a walk through the North Park Village Nature Center and make a timelapse of your visit. (15 seconds) show your totem and a park sign as proof.
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Neature at North Park! #questival
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
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Name: Oops I Did it Again. Artist: Brittany Spears. (Okay people harmonicas are hard) #questival
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
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WINNIE WINS πŸ…πŸ₯‡ #questival
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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Man on the moon #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Illinois state motto means to you.
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Not sure why his face is squashed, but he cute anyway. #statemotto #questival
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
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Coach Bell. Freshman football. #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Aww, he pointed at me!! 😍 #questival
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
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#free.99 #questival
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Feeling pretty darn famous. #mypeople #100likes #questival
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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Dat footwork tho #questival
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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"Hey man, you know anything about llama farming? No? Oh, let me tell you." #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 (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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casual cauliflower chompin #questival
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.
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Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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#readeverlastingly #questival
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged in a natural body of water for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
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28 seconds #questival
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.
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This guy loved it. Pretty sure he is signing up for Questival next year!! #forthewin #questival
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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nice flip? #questival
Go to a local swimming beach take a 15 second video of at least one team member laying and rolling in the shallows like a piece of driftwood with the waves washing over you.
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drifting away #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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so cold #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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Never have I felt more uncomfortable. 😳 #questival
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
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we're bad at flying kites #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
We came to Elly's diner to find out they will be closing tomorrow so this would be the last time to enjoy at their North Ave location. We drummed up a conversation with this man next to us, to find out how truly upset he was that this was his last time eating here. He is a bachelor in the area and has eaten here nearly every week for the last year. Rather than talk he chose to instead enjoy his last meal here, the meal we happily paid for,hoping to make his loss more bearableπŸ™‚ #questival
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.
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Guy trying Ellys for the first time! #somoney #questival
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.
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cold blooded stare #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
12th item on the menu "Elly's Delight" yum healthy #questival
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
All da likes! I've never felt so popular and affirmed. 😏 #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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YOU GUYS!! Not only did she do the trust fall, she also gave us cupcakes because it is her birthday! 🎈 πŸŽ‰ #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Milton Lee Olive Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
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Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Origami in urban nature. #peace #respect #questival
Prize challenge! Create a mock fight scene with another team and include some dialogue. Think cheesy 80's action movie.
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#gotmydaughterback #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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So many friends and shoes!! #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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#tiethatknot πŸ’ #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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Bowline shoelace knot. #questival
Find a sand dune outside of IL, hike to the top and sled down (there are at least 2 within 1:30 of the city).
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#indianadunes #sleddinginsand #questival
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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This was her favorite song! πŸ€—#elvis #fallinginlove #questival
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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#outofbounds #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)
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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
Love this organization, Feed My Starving Children! So fun! #questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Chicago 2017.
#TeamChicaGO!! #questival
As a team sing the state song of Illinois. Sing it loud sing it proud.
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R.I.P. Peer Points. πŸ˜΅πŸ’€ #questival
Cross the border with Indiana. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
Indiana loves MJ. We just got honked at a lot. πŸ™„ #questival
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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#notsothrilling #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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Grantee: Educate Girls #questival
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Take a sciencey photo outside of the Museum of Science and Industry. Come back another time for a proper visit (Chicago resident free day info tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Keys n Kites #flyitlikeFranklin #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Where are we and where in the world are we going?? #questival #cotopaxi
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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How to treat a snake bite #questival
Take a creative team photo with the art installation titled "Don't Feed the Seagulls".
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Scaring the seagulls away #questival
Take a nautical themed team photo with the "The Secret Mermaid" at Oakwood Beach.
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We thought was supposed to be a photo..... #questival
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of Chicago.
#ChiFlytheW #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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i got to pet a puppy AND complete the challenge! that's what we call a DOUBLE WIN!! #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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#doublearmwrestling #questival #overthetop
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger not participating in the Questival.
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#canyoucompete? #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
They wanted to make out in front of it but I said that was inappropriate. #keepinitclassy #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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New and improved: Pimp Daddy, Dr. Crabs, Ca$$ Money, and Lil' Pumpkin. #questival
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Tell me WHYY #questival
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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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.
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#gymGNARstics #questival
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
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Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Baller! #questival
Find the Statue of the 3 Livonian Wolves. Take a 15 second video reciting part of the tale found on the link. Have your totem in your video.
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Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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Shout out to the 88 cent donuts at Stan's! #questival
Locate your favorite park with a view. Take a picture of the skyline of the City. Totem included.
#questival #Questival #Cotopaxi #Chicago
Hike out and back on the the Northerly Island trail take a team photo at the end of the trail.
And we were so ready for our team hike. #trailclosed #questival
During daylight hours do a touchdown celebration dance with the Soldier Field in the background, yes the actual stadium.
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Booty doing da job for da bears #questival
Locate the "Agora" Statues on Museum Campus. Take a photo in the middle of the group of them. Totem Required.
Go team go! #questival
Video a teamate Yodeling in the middle of the Agora statues. Make sure totem is visible. 15 seconds.
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I know him! #questival
Get some water in your mouth and do what this fountain does with it in the background. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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#WaterWeDoing #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
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Visit the Oz Park statues during daylight hours and take a team video skipping along as you sing a song from the Wizard of Oz or the Wiz.
we're off to see the wizard #questival
Visit the Oz Park. Take a Video in front of one of the characters from the film and recite a line they said in the film. ( Tin Man, the Scarecrow, the Cowardly Lion, Dorothy, and Toto.)
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Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
WHAT IS THAT BIG ORANGE THING COMING OUT OF THE LAKE?!?!? #questival #cotopaxi
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Acting skills on point. #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
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Find and photograph together the state quarters from Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kentucky, Indiana
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Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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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.
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Was it hands or was it feet?? #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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Get a room #questival
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
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When your roommate is your nemesis 😬 #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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Cheers!! #questival
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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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.
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I'd rather eat my own foot. #questival
Take a team photo with "Flamingo” Alexander Calder. Post a review of the piece in your caption.
The organic nature along with the bends and curves of this piece gives it life as if it's a living creature. The orange red hue is vibrant which makes this a great piece of installation art. #questival
Make a video of you running around Buckingham Fountain. 15 seconds or less. Timelapse video works great. Don't get in the fountain.
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So much work for 1 point?????!!!! #questival
Using the art of perspective, take a creative photo with the Cloud Gate.
yummy #questival
Engagement themed team photo at the Enchanted Forest at Maggie Daley Park (only during park hours)
We're engaged? #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow.
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Can't take the country out of a city girl #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Chicago.
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On some LSD yo! #questival
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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Find one of Chicago's two remaining wood paved alleys and take a team photo.
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Knocking on wood to win #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Chicago and leave it for someone else to find.
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Enjoy your favorite Chicago dog with no hands. Post the location in the caption.
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Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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Team photo at Kwanusila near Lincoln Park. No climbing or touching, be respectful of the art.
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Relax, take a breath, and do some Tai Chi on Kathy Osterman Beach during daylight hours.
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Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
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Taste like chocolate #questival
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.
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#questival
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Post a screenshot of your donation.
#questival
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
#questival
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch & claim Questival points.
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Hardest thing I done all day #questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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LETS GOOO!!!! #questival
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
in or out? #questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Best team ever!! #photobomb #questival
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishIt mural in the truth zone
Truth tent!! #questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
#questival
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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Joseph Gordon Levitt, enough said #questival
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.
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Glacier National Park #questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
Does it get better than bae on the beach?! #questival