Friday, June 23, 2017

Air Force Veteran Spends 2,000 Days in a Row At Disneyland

It really is the happiest place on earth: Air force veteran, 44, breaks Disneyland attendance streak record by visiting 2,000 days in a row
Daily Mail
By Keith Griffith For and Afp
22 June 2017

Jeff Reitz, 44, marked his 2,000th consecutive visit to Disneyland on Thursday
The Huntington Beach, California resident was unemployed when he started
Now he works for Veterans' Affairs department, but keeps up the habit after work
Huntington Beach, California, resident Jeff Reitz snaps a selfie with The Mad Hatter and Alice characters at Disneyland in Anaheim, on Thursday, during his 2,000th visit to the park
Disney is used to adoring fans but one man has topped them all, visiting its California theme park 2,000 days in a row.

Jeff Reitz marked the milestone on Thursday, using his Disneyland Resort annual pass which has enabled his trek to the Anaheim, Californina park on a daily basis since January 1, 2012.

Reitz, a 44-year-old Air Force veteran, was unemployed when he began making the daily trek to boost his spirits, and now fits in his weekday visits after work hours because he has a job at the Department of Veterans' Affairs.

'It was something to do to keep things fun,' Reitz told the Orange County Register.
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