Fully Loaded Sweet Potatoes
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
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)
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
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.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Gateway Park West Side, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. The Questival app closes at 7:00pm plan time for the challenge.
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Relax for a few minutes in what be the smallest park in D.C., Sonny Bono Memorial Park.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Join forces with another team and choreograph a 15 second fight scene (fake fight scene, think action movie). Two totems required.
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)
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Take a 15 second video outside of your favorite Smithsonian Museum and tell why it's your favorite.
Take a creative team picture with the the flag of D.C.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the National Mall during daylight hours.
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.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Take team photos at The White House, Capitol, Jefferson Monument and Washington Monument. Post a collage.
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)
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
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 a stranger not participating in the questivala compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Hold a door open for a stranger not participating in the questival, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at (Meridian Hill Park), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp. Plan time to complete the challenge, the checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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 >
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
At checkpoint #1 on Saturday, invite another team to dance the official state folk dance of Maryland. (Two totems required)
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Create a fictional sports team for Virginia and film a 15 second promo video for this new sports team.
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.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
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)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Take a team photo on Albert Einstein's lap.
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.
Walk two lengths of a slackline without falling off. Timelapse video. Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
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.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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)
As a team hike to the top of Sugarloaf Mountain and take a team photo or video.
While camping at in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission. Complete this challenge during nighttime hours.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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.
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)
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Maryland state motto means to you.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
As a team sing the state song of Virginia. "Carry Me Back to Old Virginia". Sing it loud sing it proud.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the city of Arlington.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
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)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Take a possessed team photo at The Exorcist Stairs.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Take a team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
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.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.