Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Challenge a stranger that is not a questival participant to a 50-100 meter foot race in a public park. Be a good sport win or lose.
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)
Take a photo with either the North Carolina State Flower, or North Carolina State Wildflower. Must be a real-life living specimen. Tell us what you chose in the caption.
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
Go to Duke University Chapel
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
After one of your teamates accomplshes a particularly difficult challenge, grab something to drink and honor them with the official toast of North Carolina. Tell us in the caption what your teamate did to deserve said toast.
Find out what the North Carolina State Motto is, than film a video illustrating how your team lives up to it
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.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day really special.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
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.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don’tletthemdie
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Write a note with 10 things you love about The Triangle and leave it for someone else to find.
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Create a 10 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
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.
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)
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participating in the 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.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Find and photograph a North Carolina State Quarter.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Triangle, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
Take a team photo with the Mt. Cotopaxi backdrop located on the back side of the store tents.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
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.