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Take a 15 second video and tell what the New York state motto means to you.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teamate
Recreate your favorite nightmare. Be theatrical. 15 second video. Totem needs to be visible.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
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.
Take a photo of your team looking down the “Portal Down to Old New York.”
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Hug the official tree of the state of New York.
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of New York.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Find and photograph a shrine to the first American-born Catholic saint. Tell us something interesting about the building in your caption.
Visit the oldest fence in New York, which encompasses New York's first public park
Take a photo next to The Fearless Girl by Kristen Visbal emulating her pose.
Find and photograph "EARTH POTENTIAL" by Katja Novitskova
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.
Order a slice of pizza from your favorite spot, and try to eat it in one bite
Find the best $1 pizza slice and take a video of someone on your team explaining why they think it's the best
Visit the smallest piece of private property in NYC. Take a photo of your team standing around it holding hands.
Share a street hot dog or pretzel, Lady & the Tramp-style
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.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Find and photograph one of the Life Underground pieces by Tom Otterness
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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)
Write a note with 10 things you love about New York City and leave it for someone else to find.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of New York
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Find and photograph "The Floaters" by Henry Taylor.
Upload a timelapse video of your team walking along The Highline
Take a photo next to the Death Avenue Plaque. Tell us why 10th Avenue used to be called Death Avenue in your caption.
Sip a cup of coffee in NYC's signature "We Are Happy to Serve You" blue cup
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
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
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include NYC 2017.
Give a toast to a teammate and drink the official beverage of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Take a break and quell your appetite with the official snack of the State of New York. Tell us what it is in your caption.
Break the official fruit of the state of new york in half with your bare hands. Take a bite, it's tasty.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Stand in front of the Union Square Metronome with your team some time on the hour, and watch the numbers change. Tell us what all the numbers mean in your caption.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during 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.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Show us your best fade away as you throw some trash into a garbage can with Madison Square Garden in the background
Find and photograph a Toynbee Tile on the ground somewhere. Tell us what you think it means in your caption.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Perform a musical number from a Broadway production somewhere on Broadway as a team.
Go to Times Square put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Recreate your favorite SNL skit at Rockefeller Plaza
Look up a few lines from a famous Opera and sign them in front of Carnegie Hall. The lines you sing must be in Italiano.
Film a video telling us what the official New York State motto is and how your team lives by it
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Order some dumplings in Flushing or Chinatown in Manhattan and feed them to a teammate using chopsticks with your non-dominate hand
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the pavilion)
Find an IRC rep and ask them to tell you a fact about the IRC's mission to help refugees. Upload a video of something you learned, and expressing support for refugees. (IRC reps wearing yellow buttons)
Pick up 13 pieces of litter at Commodore Barry Park and take a picture of your haul before discarding it in the appropriate receptacle. #fridaythe13th
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishtIt mural in the truth zone
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.
Compete against another team and play some yard games in the festival area
Participate in the warm-up/ team dance competition taking place at the pavilion at roughly 6:45
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.