Mothers of Dragons
Make a list of your most proud moments and your most shameful moments of 2017. Make some goals for the last quarter.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can in downtown Bellevue or Seattle.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Cal Anderson Park , complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Recreate the scene from the movie "IT" where the little boy in his rain coat runs after his newspaper boat
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate a memorable Halloween moment from your childhood, the more authentic the better.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Film yourself trick or treating at a friends house that is not participating in the questival.
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!)
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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)
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Corden @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
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)
Make a 15 second commercial for the state of Washington.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Get llama nail art.
Leave a scary book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Go to a busy part of Downtown put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to the Monster Mash, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
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.
Write a note with 10 things you love about fall in Washington and leave it for someone else to find.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Take a photo dressed like a witch playing quittage with another team's witch. Two totems required.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second stop motion video of a teammate flying a broom around a public place.
Find a spider, and sing the "Itsy Bitsy Spider" as you film it doing whatever it happens to be doing
Take a picture of a ghost.
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)
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
Purchase some Bratwurst from a reputable source and grill them up and eat them. #oktoberfest
Go to a public place and eat an onion 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)
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Volunteer Park Amphitheater, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Using tofu and other plant based foods sculpt a turkey.
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.
Take a cooking class and learn to cook something new.
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth; sing the Purple People Eater song
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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."
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Rake up a big pile of leaves and jump in it in a slow motion video.
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.
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 >)
During daylight hours 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 Safeco Field in the background, yes the actual stadium. #12
During daylight hours go to Pioneer Plaza and as a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Visit the Fish market; Find the best Halloween themed store you can.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Recreate your favorite scene from a Halloween themed movie.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include OKTOBERQUEST SEATTLE 2017.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Take a selfie with the Space needle; in your caption describe the first time the aliens landed.
Take a video in front of the EMP describing your dream exhibit. 15 seconds.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Order some food and record a review as if you are Anthony Bourdain.
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.
Challenge another team to 2 on 2 thumb wars. Each hand must have a thumb to battle.
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Come to the main stage at 7:15pm exactly and take a photo of the MCs holding the questival totem in the air.
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malaria then make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Lip sync to the song Day-O and act out the scene from Beetlejuice
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.
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 :wink: