Squad of Unicorns
Fly a paper airplane more than 50 feet
Practice the ancient art of Origami whilst in nature. Show us what you origamized. Respect the craft, it has to be legit.
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat (don't forget your totem).
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. Don't forget your totem.
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
Do your best parkour moves at a local park. Loudly state the word "Parkour" while performing these daring moves.
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.
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.
Take a picture with a Boston Terrior, the official canine of this great state.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
Find an awesome stranger not participating in Questival who is down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Arm wrestle a stranger not participating in questival while armwrestling another stranger lefty, that's right double armwrestling.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Recreate your favorite music video from either Marky Mark or New Kids on the Block.
Use kitchenware to perform a boyband song of your choosing, modern or classic. (for an example tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Bake cookies, share them with your nemesis.
Make your own grape juice by grape stomping, and then drink it. #sweetberrywine
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Take a team picture with the biggest Memorial Day flag you can find. ***Hint - there is a giant vertical hanging flag somewhere in Boston.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Dance on the ceiling, I don't care how just figure it out Lionel Richie did it so you should too.
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.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth
Buy some produce from a local outdoor farmer’s market.
Visit Edgar Allan Poe Square and recite your favorite line from his catalogue.
Visit “Shaw Memorial” by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, 1897
Take a photo of the Golden Grasshopper Weathervane. In your caption tell us how to pronounce the name of the building underneath it.
Find and take a team photograph with this art instilation during daylight hours. Do not climb on the art! (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Find and take a team photograph with this mural during daylight hours. (tap this challenge then tap GO >)
Take a photo in front of the skinniest house in Boston. Keep your distance and be respectful of the residents as the house is privately owned and occupied.
Check out the oldest US Navy ship that is still afloat. Tell us how old it is in your caption.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Eat an entire mouthful of French's yellow mustard. Fill your mouth to the brim.
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.
Take a picture at the Boston Common Memorial Day tribute. Be respectful. So many beautiful flags. :)
Make then eat a dish entirely out of condiments
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 12th thing on the menu.
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.
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Boulder one problem outdoors.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
Film a video illustrating how to sharpen a pocket knife correctly
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Film a 15 second video teaching how to tie a prusik knot.
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)
Do a flip into a pond, river or lake.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Take a photo or video with a real live specimen of the official State Bird of Massachusetts.
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)
Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Massachusetts.
Film a video out in the wilderness illustrating how to find a clean and safe natural water source for drinking.
Leave a book at a little free library/tiny library (not a public or city library). Take a video explaining your addition. #readingisFUNdamental
Decorate your face like a cake. Frosting, sprinkles, whip cream, etc. Get a teammate to taste your face.
Create a budget meal you could make for under 3 dollars. Must include at least 3 ingredients
Creatively take a photo with your favorite piece of street art that you find during Questival.
Face swap with a stranger not participating in the Questival post a video of the results.
Bake a cake, and put candles on it. Find a stranger not participating in Questival and sing "Happy (insert the day, i.e. Saturday) To You" to them. Make sure they blow out the candles.
Make a smoothie using at least 5 different fruits and vegetables.
Plan a 3 day backpacking meal, film a video explaining what you would bring and share some backpacking food tricks and tips
***PRIZE CHALLENGE*** Have two team members dress up as your parents, and recreate a pivotal memory from your childhood. Dig deep.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Create a 15 second informational video about the work of one of Cotopaxi's grantees.
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.
Video a teammate throwing a doughnut hole as fast as they can at another teammate's face (Protect your eyes!).
Give one of your teammates a piggy back ride up 3 flights of stairs. #timelapsevideoifnecessary
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 >
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Recreate a Debbie Downer SNL sketch from Boston Native Rachel Dratch.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment.
Show us your team's interpretation of Boston Native Conan O'brien's String Dance. #teamcoco
Recreate a scene from your favorite movie that takes place in Boston
Make a 15 second commercial for the City of Boston
As a team sing the state song of Massachusetts. Sing it loud sing it proud. (*hint - it's the one written by Arthur J. Marsh)
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Massachusetts state motto means to you.
Find and photograph these 6 state quarters together with your totem, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New York and New Hampshire.
Write a note with 10 things you love about Boston and leave it for someone else to find.
Go to a busy part of Downtown Boston put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
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.
Take team photos in front of your 4 favorite sites along the Freedom Trail and post a collage.
Get the best deal you can get on food with a coupon.
Partake of the official State Dessert of Massachusetts with no hands.
Take a video of a team member singing the intro of "Cheers" in front of a bar.
Go to a restaurant and order a bowl of Boston's finest Clam Chowder. Tell us where you went in the caption.
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 use the caption to tell the story. (Don't forget your totem)
Take a photo in front of the oldest bar in Boston. Tell us what year it was built in your caption.
Take a photo of the Boston Stone. In your caption, tell us what year is carved into it
Visit the Great Boston Molasses Flood Plaque, tell us how many people were killed in your caption.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30 (It will be announced from the stage)
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!
Donate to the IRC by clicking on this link. Take a screenshot of your donation to the IRC tent. They'll give you a piece of fabric to write a "Message of Hope" to a refugee.
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.
Visit the High Brew Tent and get a can of High Brew for you and your teammates to keep you up the next 24 hours. Take a creative photo with your take.
Visit the Noosa Tent and get a free sample of their delicious fare, take a picture of your team enjoying it.
Successfully arrive at the kick-off/launch party at having parked legally and lawfully or take public transport.
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.