Quest for the Holy Grail
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 6:57pm)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
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.
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.
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)
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.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
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 or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Nashville.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - ... Find us at the center of John Seigenthaler Pedestrian Bridge. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Go to a busy pedestrian area of Broadway or East Nashville put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Tennessee.
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 >)
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of public art. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team sing one of Tennessee's 10 different state songs. Sing it loud sing it proud.
As a team hike around Radnor Lake and post a collage of photos from along the trail.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Find and take a team photograph with one of the "I believe in Nashville" murals
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nashville and leave it for someone else to find.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Do some quick google research on the origin of the name Tennessee. then, take a 15 second video and explaining what you learned.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
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.
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.
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in Nashville.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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
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.
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - ... Find us at The Parthenon. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
During daylight hours take a team photo outside of the building that houses the largest indoor statue in Tennessee.
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)
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)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Create a budget meal for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Make a fruit salad using the state fruit and enjoy it with the state drink of Tennessee.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:53 am)
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Get llama nail art.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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 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 video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your 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 cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
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 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!
Find and photograph a Tennessee State Quarter.
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.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
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.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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.