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COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
2 - TIMEFRAME (5-7pm) - We'll be at Bellagio Fountains for a puzzling experience.
Go to a local thrift store and find a unique item. Take said item to a crowded area, ask a quiz question and then deliver the item to a stranger for a correct response. Record their reaction.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:24pm)
Find and photograph a Nevada State Quarter.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Eat a beetle #doubledareyou.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Have a teammate hold their breath while completely submerged underwater for as long as they can. Submit timelapse footage and record the total time in the description. (don't forget your totem)
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 >
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
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
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
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.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Feed one of your teamates a piece of Country Archer Jerky in a creative way
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Visit Exploration Park and make a 15 second westerm movie - Only available during park hours.
Do a team cheer with the Vegas skyline in the background atop Exploration Peak during open hours.... no trespassing. :)
1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Grab a stamp on your passport when you meet us at the top of the short Exploration Peak Park Hike. We'll be at the top. of the hike waiting to say hi.
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
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.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
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.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Summit Exploration Peak 1.4 miles easy.
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.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Las Vegas
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Sing a Joshua Tree your favorite U2 song. Make sure that your are really giving it your best.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
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.
Make a 15 second video of you suggestion what food should be the official state food of Nevada.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
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)
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Hold a Naṭarājāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #hard
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Hurdle a full-size garbage can. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Visit the Hoover Dam and reenact a scene from any movie filmed there.
Cross the border with another state. Take a video at the border doing your best Michael Jackson dance moves. #beatit
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness make s'mores over a campfire add an extra ingredient and share your recipe in the caption.
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)
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
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.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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).
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday in Las Vegas is at 6:47am)
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Nevada
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
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
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Get llama nail art.
Eat two crickets #doubledareyou.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele
Hold a Adho Mukha Śvānāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #intermediate
Hold a Śavāsana (*yoga move) in a creative outdoor (scenic) location for full 15 second video #beginner
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Find and take a team photograph with this working sculpture. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make a scarf out of a blanket and talk to people in a public place in a British accent about fancy things.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Sing the cheers theme song outside of the oldest saloon in Las Vegas.
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Do a centipede massage train with a stranger in a busy area (the person in the back has control and whatever she/he does with their fingers, the others have to do) Put the stranger at the front of the centipede. #service
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall. Find someone who is not participanting in the Questival.
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. (Check-in/checkpoints don't count also don't forget your totem)
Photo with an octogenarian, maybe if you're lucky maybe they'll tell you some stories.
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Go to a public place where music is playing (not the check-in festival) and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Nevada/Las Vegas and leave it for someone else to find.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Nevada state motto means to you.
As a team sing the state song of Nevada. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! Complete this challenge outside of check-in/checkpoints)
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Pick up 20 pieces of trash in/around the Container Park and throw it away in the proper bin. Take a picture of your bounty before tossing it.
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to an IRC rep at the onsite Cotopaxi Store. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee. We'll combine these flags from every city to create a giant display at the end of the year.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at the Container Park having parked legally and lawfully or having used public transport.
Go to LAYOP. Search their store to find the name of our LAYOP Kids Turtle. Take a picture of his name when you find it and get a FREE sticker prize from them.
Explore the innovative and beautiful Container Park and take a team photo at the Treehouse.
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Take a selfie or a team picture with a real llama (Cusco) OR Miguel the Llama (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Make a snapchat post at the festival and use The Questival geofilter. (Screenshot)
Grab a can of High Brew Coffee Drink (at least one) at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
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.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.