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.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
Write a note with 10 things you love about Texas 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
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
Take a photo or video with a wild 'Texas bluebonnet'
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Share a large melon as a team, carefully create a helmet from the melon. Take your picture with a non-Questival-participant while wearing your creation. Tap this challenge then tap GO for inspiration >
Boulder a V0 problem outdoors.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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)
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Take the stairs to the top of Covert Park at Mount Bonnell take a team photo.
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.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
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
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Go to a busy part of 6th Street/University of Texas/Zilker Park, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from The Riverboat Gamblers as thoughtfully as possible.
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.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
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 >)
Sing the Texas state song in front of the Texas State Capital building. #thestarsatnight
Take a picture with a Texas Longhorn. Don't get hurt/trampled. Also, ask permission and be smart.
Recreate your favorite Texas sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on or near UT campus.
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.
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)
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Do a 'track' stand for 10 seconds on a bike. No balance assistance allowed.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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.
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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. :)
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
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 draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story 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 share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
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.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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 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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Find and photograph a Texas State Quarter.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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.
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Show us your best volleyball serve. On/with a regulation court, net and ball.
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.**
Play a quick game of Giant "Beer" Pong 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!
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives.
Find a stranger who has the exact same middle name as you and provide proof.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
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.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
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.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.