Create a team logo or crest and draw it on your totem. Make a 15 second video explaining your logo.
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.
Perform your best belly flop at a public pool. Get everyone's attention first. Really go for it!
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.
Perform another random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Watch a sunset. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunset Saturday is at 5:27pm)
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
Hold a staring contest with stranger while casually eating a piece of fruit..... don't break eye contact 15 second minimum.
Cotopaxi Checkpoint 2 - TIMEFRAME (5pm-7pm) - Come to the Moonlight Tower (Zilker Park) and join us for a quick brain-teaser.
Take a team selfie with your favorite box of cereal with one of the 17 remaining 'Moonlight Towers'. They are an official Texas state landmark, btw.
Go to a public place where music is playing (not the check-in festival) and challenge a stranger to a dance battle. Make it legit. Create non-monetary stakes. Loser pays up.
Do a load of laundry. Hang dry instead of using a dryer (energy saver, what what!).
Get at least 15 high fives in 15 seconds from people not participating in the questival.
While camping in the wilderness recite a Cotopaxi rap around a campfire.
Take a video of a team member drinking High Brew in motion via paddle, surf, swim, hike, bike, etc.
Respectfully introduce us to your favorite spot in Zilker Park. Do it like a real traveling show (i.e. Rick Steves/Anthony Bourdain/etc.)
Make a 15 second commercial for the the City of Austin.
As a team sing the state song of Texas. Sing it loud sing it proud.
Make a 15-sec video teaching an outdoor skill (backpacking, hiking, camping, cooking, etc).
Put a picture of Lavar Burtons face on a kite and fly it high, just like Reading Rainbow. Don't forget to sing the theme song.
Tell your best joke in 15 seconds or less.
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)
Craft a canoe out of cardboard and float a teammate in it. Must float for 5 seconds minimum and teammate must stay dry.
Find or make a souvenir that will remind you of the past 24 hours.
Cool off in a natural waterfall (in = completely under getting wet).
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)
Filter water from a natural source and drink it. Water must be properly filtered and no a kitchen filter does not count.
Jump into a natural (not a pool) body of water with your clothes on. Bring a towel!
Do something nice for a tourist/visitor out enjoying the city, make their day special.
Find and photograph a Maine license plate. The real thing not a photo or any other facsimile.
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
Timelapse footage of your entire team holding a team plank as long as possible. One teammate may film. #respect. (don't forget your totem)
Perform a random act of kindness. Include a short text explanation in your comment. Do something meaningful and make it count!
Have a teammate do 50 consecutive unbroken pushups and submit a timelapse video of the feat. Don't forget your totem.
Politely serenade a stranger not participating in questival while playing a guitar/ukulele.
Have your team crack open a few bottles of champagne or sparkling cider and spray them all over each other like you've just won the indy 500.
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.
Hold a formal hula hoop Contest with stranger
Car karaoke as a team to your favorite song. Tag James Cordon @JKCorden & @latelateshow
Blindfold a teammate and then feed them an unusual and secret food item and see if they can guess what it is.
Eat a dish made entirely out of condiments.
Eat at a roadside diner, order the 8th thing on the menu.
Share a doughnut with your team... without using your hands.
Food toss trick shot, get fancy tossing food into a teammate's mouth.
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 funny spit-take video with your team. Whats a spit take? Tap this challenge then tap GO >
Create and complete your own creative Food Challenge. For example, existing food challenges are the Gallon Challenge, Saltine Cracker Challenge, etc.
Start an impromptu YMCA song outside the YMCA.
Hold a door open for a stranger, sincerely compliment them as they come through the door.
Mail a sweet potato to a friend using the US Postal Service. Yes a potato and no box is needed.
Everyone on your team eats one raw clove of garlic each. #foryourhealth
Research the symptoms of heat stroke then make a 15-sec video sharing how to spot the symptoms.
Walk like a flock of chickens across a very public place. Get clucking!
As a team do your best batman impression at Congress Avenue Bridge, it may not be bat season so we'll become the bats.
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.
Research how to correctly treat a snake bite then make a 15-sec video sharing what you learned.
Make a 15 second team intro video as if you were the stars of an 80"s or 90's sitcom.
Cook a pancake, try to make the it in the shape of a llama.
Go to a busy part of 6th Street/University of Texas/Zilker Park, put on your headphones and karaoke your heart out to your favorite song, the whole song, BE LOUD. (aka "Headphone Karaoke")
As a team hold a "wall sit" as long as you can.
Tell a weird 15 second true story about yourself outside of the Museum of the Weird. #confession #keepAustinweird
Lay face down motionless in a public area for 60 seconds or until a stranger comes to check on you. Timelapse. Don't forget your totem.
See how long you can hold a consistent singing note and document the entire thing. Make sure it's loud and that you are in a VERY public place.
Swap shoelaces with a member of a different team. Two totems required in the submission.
Between 9 and 10:30AM find the ultimate hang at Kammok (1401 E 7th St Austin, TX 78702). Come set up and sit in a hammock, then take it down and use it as an accessory in a team photo in front of our mural. Breakfast while supplies last. :)
Give flowers to a stranger you see on the street.
Give everyone on your team new nicknames and create name badges so you don't forget.
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 in the wilderness sing a pop song around your campfire.
Go tandem longboarding while singing Unchained Melody.
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.
Cross the street walking like you would be walking on the moon. Peace out gravity!
While camping in the wilderness draw a picture of a llama w/ charcoal from your campfire.
Document the largest spider you can find. Not from a store or cage/terrarium.
Prepare and eat an MRE/Mountain House meal #CampEats.
While camping in the wilderness dowse a campfire.
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.
Watch a sunrise. Take a break and enjoy the moment. (Sunrise Saturday is at 6:58 am)
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.
Enjoy a High Brew while watching the sunrise. Capture your experience.
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 make a commercial for a cologne/perfume based on the scent of campfire. Channel your inner Chanel™.
While camping in the wilderness video a 15 second scary story around a campfire.
Share a campsite with another team. Two totems required in the submission.
Brush your teammate's teeth for them, turn the water off whilst brushing. (save water, what what!).
Howl at the moon as a team at midnight (Be quiet and respectful of your neighbors if you have sleeping neighbors nearby).
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.
Give a stranger a compliment in your best foreign accent, make them feel bueno.
Arm wrestle a stranger, while armwrestling another stranger lefty. That's right; double armwrestling.
Find and photograph a Texas State Quarter.
Take a creative team picture with the the state flag of Texas
Take a 15 second video and tell what the Texas state motto means to you.
Hug a stranger that is not participating in the Questival for 15 seconds.
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.
Post a photo from Questival to your blog and put the url in the caption. (Screenshot).
Cotopaxi Questival movie club: recommend your favorite movie with brief explanation why.
Hurtle a full-size garbage can like an olympic track star. After you're finished, empty your pockets of any trash.
Find a stranger who has the same birthday as you and provide proof.
Skype, Hangout, or FaceTime with a family member or significant other. Tell them you love them, and tell them about your day.
Find an awesome stranger who you think would be down for a trust fall. Then... hold a trust fall.
Complete the kickoff challenge at 7:30ish. It will be announced from the stage.
Play a quick game of Llama "Cornhole" at the Festival with another team.
Take a team photo with the Cotopaxi trailer as the background.
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 Old Settlers Park having parked legally and lawfully or taken public transport.
Take a picture of a High Brew can in a creative way. **Hint - you might want to save an unopened can for a challenge that you'll do later.**
Visit NothingButNets.net learn a fact about malarya then Visit the Nothing But Nets booth and make a 15 second video sharing your new found knowledge.
Take part in the "Follow-the-Llama" Dance competition, get a photo/video of someone from your team participating. #goforthegold!