The Questival of Lights

Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
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#questival
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Garlic from Jameson at Pike Place! #questival
During daylight hours, as a team sing the state song of Washington in a busy area of capitol hill . Sing it loud sing it proud.
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Songs!! #questival
Take a creative team picture with the the city flag of Seattle.
Roman mars of 99% invisible said we have a beautiful city flag #podcastnerd #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Impress us with your connections/access to one of Seattle's professional sports teams.
We have a friend who works for the Mariners and our reward was free Bark at the Park tickets! Woof! #questival
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
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Ben and jerrys!!! Yummm #knee #questival
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
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Pride bicycle! #questival
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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Parkour! #questival
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.
Pride!!!! #questival
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.
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Thrift store free condoms #pride #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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How bout dem apples #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Grab a partner and complete one of capitol hill's "Broadway Dance Steps" as accurately as possible.
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#dancingwithmyself #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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Eat your fruits and veggies #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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Compost and recycle #oscarthegrouch #dogood #feminism #questival
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
#questival
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at the bottom of the Howe street stairs, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint stamp.
#questival
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)
Dogs of Seattle (let's face it, they're basically people in seattle): This is Juan. He comes from humble beginnings; raised in Dallas by a single mother, he came to seattle by way of freight train car. Now he accompanies a private limo driver, making females swoon as his steely good looks and piercing eyes. #DogsArePeopleToo #feminism #questival
During daylight hours go to the gum wall, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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Walk the Moon. Singing and wearing their shirt! #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Cinerama!!!! #questival
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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Taking a photo for the tourists #questival
During daylight hours as a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds at Pioneer Square.
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Dayyyyummm!!! That was rough!! #questival
Visit the bust of Chief Seattle and take a 15 second video sharing a fact you learned about Chief Seattle.
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Chief Seattle!! (Aka Doc Maynard?) #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Top one is bus. Bottom is link. #carpool #savetheenvironment #gogreen #questival
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
the flag...duh #obvi #questival
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
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#cooties #questival
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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5 cloves! #questival
Go to a public place where music is playing and challenge a stranger not participating in questival to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
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Best dance off of my life #questival
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Took a picture at the gum wall #questival
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
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#somewhereovertherainbow #questival
Get as close as you dare to the gum wall.
Did he pull the gum off the wall? #youllneverno #questival
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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He won by a mile. Nice try Charlotte! #questival
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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Left right left right rolllll hop! #questival
Do the state dance of Washington in front of Pikes Place Market.
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Square dancing at pike place!! #washingtonforlyfe #questival
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
#hammertime #questival
Take an artsy team photo outside of Seattle Art Museum (SAM). Come back another time for a proper visit (tap this challenge then tap GO for info on free days)
Tiny people, big foot #modernart #questival
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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Glad to help make a "real change" especially to such a nice guy #questival
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
I'm so excited to volunteer with Seattle Tilth!! #volunteering! #seattletilth #questival
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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#PantsuitNation # feminism #questival
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
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#questival
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
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Venti java chip frappuchino for free! #freeisthebestdeal #questival
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
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#NakedAndAfraid #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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A for effort!! #questival
***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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That 70s show was on in the 90s! #feminism #questival #toomanycooks
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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Good thing we like each other. #iheartdonuts #questival
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
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Second try's a charm! #questival
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
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Epic!! #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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They may sound like chickens, but I promise they're seagulls!! #seagulls #questival
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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#handorfoot #honestlynotsure #questival
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
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Weeeeeeeee!!!! #questival #cotopaxi
Recreate the original "Sasquatch sighting" video to the best of your ability.
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Ahhhhhhhhhh Sasquatch!! #questival
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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Clothes on and flipping! #2for1 #BOGO #ColdWater #Shrinkage #questival
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your street clothes on. Bring a towel!
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Backflipping with mai clothes on! #2for1 #BOGO #questival
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
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What's the weight limit on this thing #SinkingShipSoaringHearts #questival
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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Supa Strong #PushingMyselfUp #PushingTheWorldDown #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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Small lung capacity, big heart #Triumph #LittleBreathBigWorld #questival
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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We like Kathy! #questival
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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Bachelor job titles #waboom #chickenenthusiast #twin #fakejobs #questival
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gasworks Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint stamp. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
I'm. Tired. #questival
Challenge a stranger that is not participating in the Questival 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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#doublejump #questival
Pick up 10 pieces of trash at checkpoint 1 (Gas Works Park), post a photo of the litter you collect. Recycle what you can.
All the questival people are such good citizens, it was hard to find trash! #dogood #questival
Cross the at a light, walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity! Don't j-walk!
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Weeee #giantleaps #questival
Team selfie at any one of the"Henry" murals around town.
#questival
Take a creative team photo at the Freemont Rocket or Lenin Statue
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This is supposed to be a photo but the app is only accepting a video! #bug #LivesiteIncident #Testing #questival
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Art! #questival
Write a note with 10 things you love about Washington and leave it for someone else to find.
We love you Washington!!! #questival
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
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#StinkyFeet #Cinderella #IfTheShoeLaceFits #questival
Join forces with another team and take a photo together at the Freemont Troll. Two totems required.
Three teams! #AboveAndBeyond #ThreeIsBetterThanTwo #ButNotForMedicalThings #LikeThreeEarsWouldBeWeird #Fin #questival
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 >
Watermelon helmets for the win! #questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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#HowToBowtie...KNOT! #questival
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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#TurkeyTheCountryNotTheAnimal #Yum #Intl #WanderlustForFood #Gypy'sYahni #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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It's a Turkish Brussels sprout! #questival
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Washington state motto means to you.
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Alki = tech companies #questival
Recreate your favorite Washington sports moment and tag the hero of your story on social media.
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Kam chancellor jumping over in the playoff game against the panthers #questival
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
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#questival
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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#questival
Do a 'track' stand for 8 full seconds on a bike or razor scooter. No balance assistance allowed.
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I got your back #trackstandstar #questival
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
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It didn't say it had to be 50 horizontal feet! #paperplane #crashlandling #questival
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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Poor review on questivaling #officeshenanigans #overtime #questival
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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Piggy back up three flights. #getcreative #piggybacks #questival
Go to a driving range and hold a team long-drive competition. Record your longest drive.
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"I got a solid 170!" #drivingrange #golfclubs #wedontbelonghere #underdressedoverexcited #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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Dancing on the ceiling! Just like Lionel! #letsgetcreative #questival
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
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Yay making peoples days! #flowers #questival
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Yay grad school!! #columbiauniversity #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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Beautiful queen of the dragons #gameofthrones #avocado #tastydragonegg #questival
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
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Protect yourself! She actually had heat stroke once! #safety #beprepared #questival
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
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Crickey, that's a snake #aussie #badaccents #questival
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Seattle.
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Seattle is the best city ever! Everybody should move here #goseattle #realcommercial #nature #questival
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
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Surprisingly we have similar sizes feet! Only captured one... #slightlytoobigbutworks #questival
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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#CDL #questival
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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That was cooooold #coldbutrefreshing #outinthenature #questival #cotopaxi
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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Spider man llama #boulder #climbing badass #questival
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Face swaps are always so attractive #imbeautiful #faceswap #questival
Hike to Coal Creek Falls and take a team selfie. Easy 2.5mi RT.
#CleanCoal #AlternativeFacts #questival
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
#origami #ignorethedirections #questival
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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Jessie's girl #whereisshe #jessiesgirl #80spop #questival #cotopaxi #questival
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
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Slo mo donut slam #donuttotheface #questival
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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Hi mom! Face timing with Ohio #parentlove #questival
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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#feminism #educategirls #dogood #questival
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
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Avocado toast is 'spensive! But you can have a mini avocado pita Pringle toast for muuuch cheaper. They were delicious BTW. #hipster #avocadotoast #yum #questival
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
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#onherwaytoireland #questival
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
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#questival
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "SEATTLE 2017" in your design.
Our beautiful crest for The Questival of Lights #llamenorah #questival
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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The sign of a strong relationship, letting your partner brush your teeth #casual #brushabrushabrusha #nocavities #questival
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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#earlymorningsprinkles #mysisterlickedmyface #questival
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Woke up for the sunrise! Officially at 5:15, but it was so bright!! Probably should've gotten up earlier. #sotired #questival #cotopaxi
Get llama nail art.
Llamacure #manisandllamas #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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#byebyebye #nsync in all its late night glory #questival
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
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Just a typical Friday. Stomping on some grapes then drinking the juice. #grapejuice #homemade #questival
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis and finish with a hug.
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#LickingRocks #Forgiveness #CookiesForLove #ChildhoodProblems #questival
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
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That's too much blue cheese at once #blue #ifitwasgreenwewoulddie #bluemangroup #cheeselove #questival
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Who knew we had a pancake art master in our group. He's such a cutie #llamapancake #pancakeart #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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#Pringles #YouDontJustEatEm #ThatWasAHardSlap #MSG #questival
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments.
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Ingredients: Nutella, strawberry jam, syrup. Instructions: layer a generous glob of Nutella on plate. Then place a heaping spoonful of strawberry jam on top. Drizzle with syrup to taste. Enjoy. #wowthatssweet #noonesaidentree #questival
Get a soda from the mystery soda machine in Capitol Hill.
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#V8 #CouldaHadV8 #MarioCartMysteryBox #MysteryMachine #WhereIsScooby #questival
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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#YesATomato #TomatosArefruitOrVeggie #ItsNotBetterThanItSounds #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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Today, we're talking bennedicts!! #guyfieri #breakfastfordinner #questival
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 9th thing on the menu.
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#LoveBiscuitNumber9 #BethsDiner #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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So much to learn about llamas! #didyouknow... #llamasspit #questival
Get help from strangers and spell "QUESTIVAL" using one human body as each of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Beautiful Q-U-E-S-T-I-V-A-L at sunset! #questival
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall with permission, no surprise falls.
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I trust you cos you held my dog! #questival
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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#dogsarepeopletoo he's a strange dog says the dogs owner #questival
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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Hahahaha oh bachelorette not allowing alcohol next season?!? Gasp/spit #questival
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
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#superstrength #heldfor28seconds! #questival #overthetop
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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You have the best hammock I've ever seen, says the Irish man #questival
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location (i.e. don't cross walkways/pathways)
#greenlake #beanbagswerecomfytoo #questival
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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Books are the best #librarian #questival
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Every day I'm scootering!! #questival
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
#greenlake #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
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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#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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#questival
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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Llama sounds! #questival
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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#questival
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
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Dancing on a skateboard! #questival
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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#questival
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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#questival
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
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#questival
Make large signs and cheer on a random park sporting event, make sure they know you're a fan and make them feel like an allstar.
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#ultimate #champions #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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#questival
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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#questival
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
#questival
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
#questival
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
#questival
Eat something from one of the check-in party food trucks and take a quick pic.
Hawaiian food! #questival
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
#questival
Introduce yourself to another team and take a creative team photo with your new friends.
#questival
Stop by the goPuff booth grab coupons for all teammates and post a team photo with your bounty.
#questival
Take a team photo with the Questival backdrop located inside Hangar 30.
Star of David #questival #questival
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.
#questival
Head over to High Brew, grab a sample, and take a team photo with the High Brew booth in the background.
#questival #questival
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
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#questival
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
In the trees #questival