Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
Take a picture with a Boston Terrior, the official canine of this great state.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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.
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the Boston Commons, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
Take a video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
Take a team picture with the biggest Memorial Day flag you can find. ***Hint - there is a giant vertical hanging flag somewhere in Boston.
Find the "one man band" at the Boston Common and dance as a team to the sweet music.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
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)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Massachusetts.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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)
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit). Complete this challenge during nightime hours.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
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)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds near Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Do a little research and tell us something about the location's history in your caption.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four, or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.