In the winter the glow from its street light, reflected off the ice fog that surrounds the hamlet, is sometimes mistaken for the northern lights.
A cultural centre hosts skater meets and punk gigs. Profunda Rosa had their first paid concert in Blackfalds but have eliminated this fact from their web site.
It was once used in a ribald limerick as a rhyme for "sack balds" but has no other claim to fame.
Are you kidding me? Blackfalds?
:Uh, duh she's from Blackfalds