Contact the nonprofit of your choice and schedule a time to go in and volunteer with them after the Questival. (PLEASE if you complete this challenge make sure to honor your commitment). #integrity
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boise and leave it for someone else to find.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
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.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles. (store bought cake does not count)
Take a team photo in front of Penny Postcard: A Hometown Greeting by Mark Baltes. Tell us what your team's favorite thing about Boise is in your caption.
Sink a disc golf shot from 20 feet at a disc golf course in Ann Morrison park during daylight hours.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with all passport stamps visible.
Evening - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Find us at Ann Morrison park (where we had check-in). The challenge takes some time to complete, plan accordingly.
Create a 15 second video telling us about your favorite place in Idaho to have an outdoor adventure.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Take a photo next to the 3rd largest seated Abraham Lincoln statue in the world (allegedly).
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.
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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)
Create your own Questival challenge and film your team doing it. Tell us what it is in the caption and post on social media inviting your friends to complete your challenge as well. Use the hashtag #QuestivalDaily"
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Create a piece of chalk art (see link example, do something original) on a public walkway somewhere in The Treasure Valley, (but not at one of our checkpoints)
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Upload a photo collage of 4 Boise traffic boxes featuring the work of local artists. Tell us which is your favorite in the caption.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for Boise
Create a 10 second Rube Goldberg machine.
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.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Find a way to record your fastest fastball pitch, either softball or baseball. Put the MPH in the description and what you threw.
Eat the official vegetable of Idaho prepared in your favorite way
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)
As a team, roll down the hill on the property of the one time home of Idaho's late Potatoe King. Be careful.
Ski or snowboard down a grassy or sandy hill. Turn and burn.
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
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us in Camel's Back Park. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Fit your whole team on a paddleboard and paddle at least 10 feet out into a natural body of water.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation hoop (if you're short get creative).
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
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 team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Do your best gymnastics trick on a trampoline that you have permission to use. The rest of your team needs to hold up judging point cards.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 7th thing on the menu.
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.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
Whittle yourself a spoon and eat some soup with it.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Eat a real worm, not a gummy. #doubledareyou
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** 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)
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger.
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)
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.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Go to a busy pedestrian area, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal. Two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Find a little free library/tiny library. Borrow a book and leave a book video explaining your selection. #readingisFUNdamental
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Donate healthy nonperishable food to the homeless shelter or food bank of your choice. Minimum two items per teammate.
Show us your best volleyball serve over an actual volleyball net at a real volleyball court with a volleyball.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented.
Show us your best team roller skating dance moves in a venue of your choosing, make it fabulous.
Go rollerskating/rollerblading and hold a limbo contest. How low can you go?
Give a teammate a handlebar ride on a bike, sing Bicycle Race by Queen together whilst doing so.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Play Giant "Beer" Pong at the Festival with another team
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.
Take a team photo with the Techo 3 tent in front of the Cotopaxi mobile retail unit.
Take a selfie in front of the Corvette in the festival area. You can also enter a raffle to win the car or a trip to Mexico.
Play 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.