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 (6pm-7pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Wayward Collective (1551 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60622), complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 2 stamp.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Post a screenshot of your donation.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by Smashing Pumpkins or STYX.
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)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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)
Go to a local swimming beach take a 15 second video of at least one team member laying and rolling in the shallows like a piece of driftwood with the waves washing over you.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
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)
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Find one of Chicago's two remaining wood paved alleys and take a team photo.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the Miracle Mile.
Create a 15 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of Chicago.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Visit Chicago's oldest business C.D. Peacock Jewelers(founded 1837). Take a picture in front of the shop. Totem Required.
Take a team photo with "Flamingo” Alexander Calder. Post a review of the piece in your caption.
Challenge a non-Questival participant to a jump rope competition in a public space. Provide the jump ropes and offer a prize if they win. #goodsportsmanship
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
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.
Take a team photo with a willing CTA employee. (Don't disturb anyone operating a vehicle/train)
Go to the end of Navy Pier and do your best foghorn impression with the Chicago Harbor Lighthouse in the background.
Send a net. Save a life. - As a team Donate $10 or more to Nothing But Nets at nothingbutnets.net/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your knees.
Find and photograph together the state quarters from Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kentucky, Indiana
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Take a picture with a current or former player from the one of Chicago's professional sports teams, Blackhawks, White Sox, Cubs, Bears, Fire . The actual person not a photo, statue or any other facsimile.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Milton Lee Olive Park, complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your checkpoint 1 stamp. Plan extra time, checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Prize challenge! Create a mock fight scene with another team and include some dialogue. Think cheesy 80's action movie.
Prize challenge! Find a splash pad or fountain that allows people to be in it, casually walk through fully clothed while carrying an umbrella. Again only fountains/splash pads that allow people in them!
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Visit the Oz Park. Take a Video in front of one of the characters from the film and recite a line they said in the film. ( Tin Man, the Scarecrow, the Cowardly Lion, Dorothy, and Toto.)
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.
Visit the Oz Park statues during daylight hours and take a team video skipping along as you sing a song from the Wizard of Oz or the Wiz.
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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)
Take a picture with a current or former player from a professional sports franchise in person. No statues, old screengrabs or any other facsimile.
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.
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)
As a team sing the state song of Illinois. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Locate your favorite park with a view. Take a picture of the skyline of the City. Totem included.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
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 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow.
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.
Get llama nail art.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette. Make sure to clean up the mess, no littering.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Very politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
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)
Share the state snack of Illinois with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Enjoy your favorite Chicago dog with no hands. Post the location in the caption.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include Chicago 2017.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Chicago and leave it for someone else to find.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Go to a busy part of the Loop put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Using the art of perspective, take a creative photo with the Cloud Gate.
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.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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.)
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
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)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Illinois state motto means to you.
Engagement themed team photo at the Enchanted Forest at Maggie Daley Park (only during park hours)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Chicago.
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Make a video of you running around Buckingham Fountain. 15 seconds or less. Timelapse video works great. Don't get in the fountain.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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.
Have a member of the truth team snap your picture in front of the #FinishIt mural in the truth zone
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Have a teammate record you in a challenge at the truth zone & upload the video. You can win sweet truth merch & claim Questival points.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.