Welcome to Our Great Little Town!
Fyffe, Alabama is truly Somewhere Special. Located on the very top of beautiful Sand Mountain which is part of the southernmost tip of the spectacular Appalachian Mountains. The most noteworthy aspect of southern living is the rural life style and quality of life Fyffe and Sand Mountain has to offer. You can bet once you live in the area you will want to stay.
Fyffe is located just a few miles from Birmingham, Huntsville, and Chattanooga. We have small country diners and National Food Chains. We also have a variety of stores or shops that are sure to suit your needs or make a pleasurable shopping experience from antiques to boutiques and a little bit of something in between. However, the very best part of the area is its people. It is a friendly place with a work ethic that is hard to equal anywhere in the United States.
The town’s annual UFO Days festival attracts interesting people from all over the country and as far away as Canada. The unique event continues to grow each year. In this case however it is an Unforgettable Family Outing (UFO) for both young and old alike. The festival capitalizes on the town’s famous history associated with when Unidentified Flying Objects were sighted over the town by numerous citizens in the area. Beautiful Giant Hot Air Balloons are the center-piece of the one day adventure that features hour long rides across the Sand Mountain area in lighter-than-air aircraft. They make a truly spectacular sight especially when they are floating across the early morning and late afternoon skyline. Vendors and great entertainment comprised of talented local musicians and special guests, along with some of the best vittles and such that this part of the state has to offer make the Fyffe UFO Days a great weekend destination.
Coach Paul Benefield has an incredible record of 297-53 in 350 career games coaches with 4 State Championships (2014, 2016, 2018 and 2019). He 246-31 at Fyffe in 23 seasons with 22 playoff appearances but the school’s great tradition does not end there. there. The Red Devils’ great athletic tradition would not be complete without mentioning the Lady Devils Basketball teams whom have won seven State 2A Championships, the Fyffe High School Cheerleaders and Coach Connie Cochran have brought home eight State Championship back to back victories from 2012 to 2019, the Powerlifting team in 1990,1994,2001,2002,2003, the Beta Club in 2010 and 2013. The Blue Trophies in the school’s trophy case says it all.
Fyffe is a great place to live and raise a family! Drop by and ask to speak with Mayor Paul Cagle or a member of the town council. You will see why we say Fyffe is truly Somewhere Special!!