Traditions

 

Welcome to the on-line home of The Parrot Confectionery. If you’re looking for a delicious gift for someone special, or perhaps a little nostalgic treat for yourself, or even if you’re just looking to learn a little bit more about the Helena tradition that is The Parrot, you’ve come to the right place. If you can't join us in person here at the store to partake in The Parrot experience, this is the next best place to be. Order candy on-line, read the latest news from the shop and share in the memories of four generations of Parrot visitors. 

 

 

A Custom from New Orleans
"My parents began sending Parrot candy at Christmas to me and my siblings.  My family was living in New Orleans and my siblings elsewhere in the country.  This was in the 1960's.  As our children married we started sending Christmas candy to them.  When my mom was no longer able t....."  More Details....


Family Tradition
"I do not have a personal story to relate other than my fondness for the Parrot candies, particularly in boxes opened at our reception area as I walk into the office during the holiday season. However, my children are always anxious to make a trip in for lunch when they are home from college; as are ....."  More Details....