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)
Make a 15 second mash up of your favorite songs of the summer. Yes, You will be singing. :)
Make a 15 second audition for the new Star Wars film. Use as many teammates and props as you need.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Write a note with 10 things you love about LA and leave it for someone else to find.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
Purchase a Cotopaxi product from our mobile store (at this Questival!), and take a photo using it in the wild.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Take a team photo with the Hollywood sign.
*** PRIZE CHALLENGE *** Make a slow motion video recreating your favorite olympic moment as accurately as possible. Feel free to set it to set to the Chariots of Fire Theme by Vangelis #LA2028
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Challenge another team to a 20 foot cartwheel race. Two totems required in submission.
COMPLETE BOTH COTOPAXI CHECKPOINT CHALLENGES - Submit team photo with both passport stamps visible.
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.
Film a 15 second review of your questival experience. Include pros and cons."
Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (6pm-7pm) - Location Lake Hollywood Park (3160 Canyon Lake Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90068). Obey all posted parking signs and traffic laws when arriving and departing.
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.
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.
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of LA, or a surrounding city.
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
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.
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Visit the Griffith Observatory grounds during open hours and take a team photo with the observatory in the background.
Get 15 high fives in 15 seconds from 15 different people not participating in the questival.
Share the state fruit or vegetable of California with a tourist that is out enjoying the city.
Take a team photo from the highest vantage point you can, document with a screengrab in Snapchat using the altitude filter. Must be over 400'.
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 hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Hike to Bronson Cave; Take a video of your team singing the 1960's Batman theme song inside the cave. Totem Required.
Locate Reese Witherspoon's star on the walk of fame. Take a snapshot with your totem!
Get llama nail art.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door in a foreign accent.
Find and photograph together the state quarters from California, Nevada, Arizona, Oregon, and a Seashell.
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 100 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
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
Personally thank a current/former professor/teacher/coach for the impact they have had on your life. Phone, facetime or skype.
Find the "Levitated Mass" piece and take a team selfie under it. Daylight hours only. Totem Required.
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)
Relax, take a breath, and do some Tai Chi on any public beach during daylight hours.
Find a busy public beach and casually walk into the ocean with your street clothes on. Bring a towel!
Play a pop song on a kazoo/harmonica. Tag the song in your caption.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Give 5 smiley face or star stickers to strangers on the street, tell each person they are awesome! Make a photo collage of you with your smiling people. Totem Required.
Dress up as Gandalf (or any wizard, witch, or sorcerer); locate a bridge in Venice and chant "you shall not pass". 15 Second Video.
With Muscle Beach in the background film a 15 second video of your team posing as if you were in a bodybuilding competition. One may opt out to film. #schwarzenegger
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Find a Razor scooter, and shoot a 15 second demo video trying to get sponsored.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Take a creative team picture with the city flag of LA or the State flag of California.
Checkpoint 1 - TIMEFRAME (noon-1pm) - Find the Cotopaxi team at Venice Beach (in the grass near the skatepark. GPS 33.987036, -118.474487). complete the challenge and post a team photo showing your stamp. Checkpoint closes at 1:00pm exactly.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Video of a team member slam dunking a basketball on a regulation 10' high hoop (if you're short get creative).
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
Enjoy some Country Archer Jerky in the wilderness somewhere with your team
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.
Visit the Prevent Wildfire CA website watch the full campfire safety video and share a fact you learned.
Donate a box of gently used clothing to a nonprofit serving those in need.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Donate blood while wearing dracula teeth.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Fit one of your teammates completely into a bag/luggage/storage container. #don'tletthemdie
Fit entire team in a phone booth, a real enclosed booth like the kind superman would use or tardis.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth #itburns
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.
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing a song by any Los Angeles native singer or group.
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients, try to make it healthy.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make sure to include LA 2017.
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.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
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.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Eat at a roadside diner, order the th 7th thing on the menu.
Visit the Chandelier Tree when it is lit up in the evening. Take team photo as if it will be the cover of your new album. Don't trespass and feel free to donate to the meter.
Climb the 133 steps that were featured in a 1932 Laurel and Hardy film. Post a photo collage showing your team at the bottom and top. #silverlake
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Find and take a team photograph with this mural. #AnimalAlleyLA (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a team photo from the sidewalk outside of Randyland in Echo Park. Do not attempt to enter or disturb the occupants.
Ride the newly renovated Angels Flight railway from. Post while riding in the train car sharing a fact about the historic Angels Flight.
Take a video of a teammate whistling like "Steamboat Willie" in front of the Walt Disney Concert Hall at the Music Center.
Take a team picture at the Little Tokyo Watchtower.
Find this statue make the same knot then take a team photo with your knot and the statue. #jtown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take an artsy picture of the Broad Museum; the outside. When you're a little less rushed swing back in and visit the Museum. Its free.
Find the tallest building in LA and California. (Hint it was finished in 2017). Take a team picture here. Put the name of the building in the caption.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Find and take a team photograph with this statue. #ChinaTown (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Donate $10 to the IRC by visiting https://www.rescue.org/cotopaxi then upload a screenshot of your donation.
Play a round of Giant "Beer" Pong, Giant Connect Four or Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Stop by the Kevita booth and have a sample then do your best yoga pose with the booth in the background.
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.
Find the statue in Los Angeles State Historic Park by Anna Sew Hoy titled “Psychic Body Grotto” and film a 15 second interpretive dance. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
Find this art installation and take a peaceful team photo. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find the “Monument to Sharing” in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a video reading from your favorite planter. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Find these signs in Los Angeles State Historic Park and take a team photo, in the caption put something you learned about Los Angeles State Historic Park. Check link for photo, tap this challenge then tap GO >
Grab a bag of Country Archer Jerky for you team at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite adventure movie with a brief explanation why.
Come up with and film a 15 second team handshake or cheer.
Visit one of your favorite local places in nature.
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.