The coin has the shape of a circle, on the front and back sides there is a rim along the circumference. The edge of the coin is corrugated. The surface of the coin is oxidized.
Within a circle geometric ornament – a relief image of the State Emblem of the Republic of Belarus; in the center – a solar sign consisting of octagonal geometric figure with the elements of rhombic decor symbolizing solar rays; below – the year of coinage; on the silver coin - alloy standard; circle inscription - at the top: "РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ" (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS); at the bottom - "ДВАЦЦАЦЬ РУБЛЁЎ" (TWENTY ROUBLES) on the silver coin and "АД3IН РУБЕЛЬ" (ONE ROUBLE) on the copper–nickel one.
In the center against a background of a nature landscape - a relief image of Kalyady’s star (with an inset of synthetic crystal of blue color on a silver coin); in the left–hand and right–hand parts – relief images of a belarussian national ornament with the Kalyady festival motive; at the bottom – a circle inscription:"КАЛЯДЫ" (KALYADY).