Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Challenge another questival team to a best of 5 penalty kick competition using a regulation goal. Two totems in the submission. #goallllllllll
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)
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes, a potato and no box is needed.
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the Questival.
Create a 10 second Rube Goldberg machine.
Collect 50 pieces of trash along a hiking trail and recycle what you can. #dogood
Trade a piece of clothing with a stranger that is not participating in the Questival. FOR KEEPS!
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Find and photograph a North Carolina State Quarter.
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")
Take a load off and do some urban hammocking in a creative place. Be respectful of your anchor points when choosing a location.
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.
Show us your team's best touchdown celebration with either Wallace Wade Stadium, Kenan Memorial Stadium or Carter–Finley Stadium in the background, (during daylight hours).
Hike Sal's Branch Trail (2.6 miles), upload a photo collage including a trail sign and a photo of the lake. (tap this challenge, then tap GO for more info)
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Get llama nail art.
Convince a non-Questival participant to paint their face with the logo of your favorite sports franchise
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet.
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis. (store bought cookies do not count)
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)
Make a 15 second speech about llamas to strangers not competing in the questival on an escalator or in an elevator.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Swing into a pond, river or lake from a rope swing.
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
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
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.
Play a round of Water War, what's that you ask, tap this challenge then tap GO >
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)
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.
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of personal transit (i.e. bikes, scooters, etc.)
Picture collage riding 2 separate forms of public transit.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
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 out what the North Carolina State Motto is, than film a video illustrating how your team lives up to it
Film yourself doing a skateboard trick that you invented
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Find a busy public place and recite some lyrics from Neil Diamond as thoughtfully as possible.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (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.
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)
Take a team photo in front of one of the statues at the North Carolina Capital. Tell us why the statue is important in your caption.
Afternoon - TIMEFRAME (noon-2pm) - Find us at Moore Square in raleigh. Plan accordingly, checkpoint closes at 2:00pm exactly.
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.
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second commercial for The Triangle.
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not filter properly.
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)
Skip a rock at least 7 times on water.
Drink water from a freshwater spring (a spring is a point where groundwater flows out of the ground, and is thus where the aquifer surface meets the surface of the earth).
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
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)
Cheer for a plane as you watch it take off from the RDU Observation Deck
Challenge a stranger not competing in the questival to a bubble gum blowing contest.
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.
Get 50 likes on a different single post made during the questival and document (prove with screenshot).
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Film a funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Make a field goal from the 15 yard line... wait for it... with your left foot then celebrate with a dance.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie an alpine butterfly knot.
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
Hug the official State Tree of North Carolina. Tell us what it is in the caption.
Tie a bowline knot in a 15 second video.
Take a picture with a current or former football player from UNC, NC State, or Duke. The actual person not a photo, statue or any other facsimile.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
Film a video of a teammember eating a can of food as fast as they can with "The Can Opener" bridge in the background, (during daylight hours).
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly.
As a team do 10 centipede push-ups in 15 seconds in a busy place on either UNC, NC State or Duke campus.
Challenge another team to a 100 meter swim race in an olympic size pool. Two totems required in the submission. (Timelapse)
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
While camping in the wilderness make a homemade "ghillie suit" and attempt to sneak close to an animal in nature….OR a teammate and scare the stuffing out of them.
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.
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
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.
While camping in the wilderness start a campfire without matches, a lighter, or starter fluid (fire must be contained inside a legal fire pit).
While camping share a meal with another team over a campfire. Two totems required in the submission.
While camping in the wilderness cook a meal over a campfire.
While camping in the wilderness come up with a SUPER clever way of roasting one of your marshmallows for your s'more.
While camping in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Visit your favorite Karaoke bar/restaurant spot and sing your heart out.
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.
While camping in the wilderness make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at about 7:10 am)
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Get a major league athlete or celebrity to say "Cotopaxi makes Gear for Good."
Write a note with 10 things you love about The Triangle and leave it for someone else to find.
Give a stranger not participating in the questival a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
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 chickens across a very public place. Get clucking! (Complete this challenge somewhere that is not a checkpoint/check-in)
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge (For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.)
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
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
Get a celebrity with over 5,000 followers to tweet/retweet something with our hashtag and Twitter handle, @cotopaxi (prove with screenshot).
As a team play hard boiled egg roulette.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Eat 1 tablespoon of blue cheese, and immediately after swallowing sing "I'm Blue" by Eiffel 65.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
Create a 15 second video telling what your favorite State park is and why.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Play Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team
Tandem cartwheel with a teammate for at least one full rotation. (need a lesson? tap this challenge then tap GO >)
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.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
Feed a meal from a street vendor to one of your teammates only using your elbows.
Eat something from one of the check-in party food vendors and take a quick pic.
Grab a High Brew at check-in and save it for a challenge that will come later.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!
Take a selfie or a team picture with Miguel the Llama. (We will announced from the stage when Miguel arrives)
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset friday is at about 7:30 pm)