The Chilly Willies
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.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Get help from strangers and spell "OKTOBERQUEST" using one human body to make each one of the letters. (Other questival participants do not count as strangers for this one.)
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team back at the Giant Mantis, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan accordingly the challenge takes some time to complete.
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.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Cheer on someone running the 5k taking place on Fremont street on Saturday night.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons.
Get llama nail art.
Howl like a werewolf in front of the setting or rising sun in a place that doesn't disturb non-Questival participants.
Howl like a pack of wolves in a public park for 15 seconds and dawn.
Make a 15 second music video for the song Ghostbusters by Ray Parker Jr
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Rake up a trash bags worth of leaves for a neighbor with permission.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
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)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Chop some wood in your best lumberjack outfit. Photo. Totem Required.
Eat an entire can (15 oz minimum) of canned pumpkin baking filling as fast as you can. Post your time in the video description. It's full of vitamin A.
It's getting colder outside, put on as many sweaters as you can (5+) and body slam a teammate
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with a drawing of your favorite classic movie monster. Frankenstein's Monster, Ghost, Witch, Dracula or Mummy.
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.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Dress up in all orange and camouflage in with some pumpkins.
Go to a thrift store and create the most basic fall outfit you can. #pumpkinspiceduggs
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
As a team, dress in any costume and do the Thriller dance in a public venue of your choice. #dothebestyoucan
Video your best scare on a teammate.
Research your favorite conspiracy theory, make a tri fold presentation and film a 15 second video explaining why we should all be terrified. #thetruthisoutthere
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Give a handful of wrapped Halloween candy to a stranger you see on the street.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
In a space that allows, purchase and shot put a pumpkin (the size of a shot put shot) as far as you can and measure the distance. Clean up whatever mess you make.
As a team make a video showing us a pumpkin carving technique on a real pumpkin.
Make some hot chocolate or coffee and add a special ingredient.
Create your greatest "Mummy Fashion" on a teammate using Toilet Paper. (Don't waste the toilet paper, sent it home with a teammate after for good use!)
Run your favorite football play with your team against another team. Two totems required. Complete away from check-in/checkpoints.
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Lorenzi Park (we'll drop a pin close to checkpoint time), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Pick up 100 pieces of trash at a local park, recycle what you can and put the rest in the trash. Take a video clearly showing what you gathered.
Throw a pile of leaves in the air and capture it in a slow motion video #justfallthings
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
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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.
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.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Make a smoothie using at least 1 part pumpkin and 4 different fruits or vegetables.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Get in full ski or snowboard gear and lay out in your yard as if you were tanning.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Dress up as an investigative team and make a chalk outline of one of your teammates.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Go bobbing for a fruit or vegetable of your choice, anything except apples!
Put candy corn or hot tamales on your canines to replicate "vampire" teeth.
Ghost someone whilst wearing a classic "bedsheet" ghost costume
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
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.
Carve a beautiful profile picture of a llama into a pumpkin. #pumpkinspicellamatte
Order a pumpkin spice latte under the name "Bueller" when you pick it up tell them "Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it."
Pie a teammate with a pumpkin pie. Slowmo video.
Smash a pie in one of your teammates face, pumpkin or otherwise. Slow motion video.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your 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)
Bad luck? No such thing if you're Frankenstein. Walk like Frankenstein under a ladder.
Make a list of 50 things you are most grateful for.
Convince a stranger to touch noses with you for 15 seconds. Maintain eye-contact whilst doing so and provide video as proof.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Ride a broomstick through a public place. (Be a respectful witch or warlock.)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Stack 5 apples on top of each other with no other supports.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite Halloween song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include "OktoberQuest Las Vegas 2017"
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.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
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.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite scary movie with brief explanation why.
Make a 15 second commercial for Downtown Las Vegas
Take a picture with a stranger who has your FAVORITE Near-Halloween costume on during this Near-Halloween weekend.
Find and take a team photograph with your favorite piece of Vegas Street Art, must be different than your "downtown street art" submission.
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.
Find a stranger, ask them what they do for a living and thank them for being them. Be genuine. #thanksrandomfellow.
Find and take a team photograph with your favorite piece of Downtown Street Art.
Decorate your mini-jack-o-lantern you got at check-in and give it a name. One per team, video of why you named it what you did.
Build something creative from the giant legos or foam blocks at the Container Park and take a picture with your creation.
Play a round of Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.