Take team photos at The White House, Capitol, Jefferson Monument and Washington Monument. Post a collage.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
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.
Take a team photo in front of the Godey Lime Kilns plaque.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for the city of Arlington.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Take a possessed team photo at The Exorcist Stairs.
Relax for a few minutes in what be the smallest park in D.C., Sonny Bono Memorial Park.
Get 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
At checkpoint #1 on Saturday, invite another team to dance the official state folk dance of Maryland. (Two totems required)
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
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.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Find and take a team photograph with this building during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Take a creative team picture with the the flag of D.C.
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Take a moment to reflect at the Titanic Memorial.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Write a note with 10 things you love about D.C./Arlington and leave it for someone else to find.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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.)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Maryland state motto means to you.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the National Mall during daylight hours.
Walk (or run) a mile in your teammate's shoes. (That's right, everyone switch shoes. Go.) Timelapse video.
Take a 15 second video outside of your favorite Smithsonian Museum and tell why it's your favorite.
Find and take a team photograph with this piece of art during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
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.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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 team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Give one of your team members a performance review in a real boardroom.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
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.
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Go tandem longboarding while singing "Don't Go Breaking My Heart".
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator
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
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Create a fictional sports team for Virginia and film a 15 second promo video for this new sports team.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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.
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)
Hold a door open for a stranger not participating in the questival, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
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.
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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)
Walk like a flock of seagulls across a very public place. (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Give a stranger not participating in the questivala compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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)
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)
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
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.
Find and photograph the three chalk llamas hidden on the sky bridge at Gateway Park. Post a collage.
Take a team photo with the Washington monument in the background from the sky bridge at Gateway Park.
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.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link, then submit a screenshot of your donation to complete the challenge
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Start a public dance party and using the Michael Jackson's "Beat It". Get at least 5 strangers involved.
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.