Vanessa Hudgens stuns in a backless dress as she is awarded alongside stars at the Napa Valley Film Festival

She rose to fame as a teenager in High School Musical.  

And Vanessa Hudgens will be honored with an award at the Napa Valley Film Festival, happening this week. 

She hit the red carpet on, the second day of the four day festival, Thursday, in a gorgeous backless gown.

Glowing: Vanessa Hudgens hit the red carpet on, the second day of the Napa Valley Film Festival, Thursday, in a gorgeous backless gown

Glowing: Vanessa Hudgens hit the red carpet on, the second day of the Napa Valley Film Festival, Thursday, in a gorgeous backless gown 

The former Disney star, Vanessa, stunned in a high yellow, high-neck, sheath dress. 

She showed off the backless feature, throwing different poses for the camera. 

The 30-year-old actress/singer had a full her raven locks, parted in the center, down in voluminous loose curls. 

Keeping accessories to a minimum, she carried a small gold clutch and donned long dangle earrings. 

Revealing: The former Disney star, Vanessa, stunned in a high yellow, high-neck, sheath dress

Revealing: The former Disney star, Vanessa, stunned in a high yellow, high-neck, sheath dress 

Glam:The 30-year-old actress/singer had a full her raven locks, parted in the center, down in voluminous loose curls
Clutched: Keeping accessories to a minimum, she carried a small gold clutch and donned long dangle earring

 Glam:The 30-year-old actress/singer had a full her raven locks, parted in the center, down in voluminous loose curls

She will be honored with the Blackbird Vineyards Visionary award. 

The festival credited her for her early rise to fame, beginning her acting career at age eight in Catherine Hardwicke's Thirteen. 

While the Footloose star, Kevin, 61, had a casual dressed up look and was joined by his wife Kyra Sedgwick at the Napa Valley Film Festival, where guests sipped Clase Azul tequila.

Date night: While the Footloose star, Kevin, 61, had a casual dressed up look and was joined by his wife Kyra Sedgwick at the Napa Valley Film Festival, where guests sipped Clase Azul tequila.

Date night: While the Footloose star, Kevin, 61, had a casual dressed up look and was joined by his wife Kyra Sedgwick at the Napa Valley Film Festival, where guests sipped Clase Azul tequila.

Geeky: Looking studious he also wore a pair of black, rectangular glasses

Geeky: Looking studious he also wore a pair of black, rectangular glasses 

He was clad in a shiny silver button up, with no tie, under a grey suit, paired with black shoes. 

Looking studious he also wore a pair of black, rectangular glasses. 

His wife, the Closer star, looked sophisticated in a bat-wing style white down. 

Hitting just above her ankles, the dress revealed brown boots. 

Awarded: The veteran actor was being awarded the Charles King Legendary Actor award

Awarded: The veteran actor was being awarded the Charles King Legendary Actor award 

The veteran actor was being awarded the Charles King Legendary Actor award. 

'Kevin Bacon is one of the foremost actors of his generation,' the film festival said. 

Adding: 'His talent for balancing starring roles with powerful supporting characters in film, television, and on stage has allowed him to build a varied and critically acclaimed body of work.'

Another one: Jillian Bell, who recently starred in Brittany Runs a Marathon, was the third honoree of the night. She was receiving the Alpha Omega Spotlight

Another one: Jillian Bell, who recently starred in Brittany Runs a Marathon, was the third honoree of the night. She was receiving the Alpha Omega Spotlight 

Together: The three stars were on stage together receiving their awards, in the shape of wine bottles

Together: The three stars were on stage together receiving their awards, in the shape of wine bottles

Jillian Bell, who recently starred in Brittany Runs a Marathon, was the third honoree of the night. 

She was receiving the Alpha Omega Spotlight.

'With her versatility in writing and acting, Jillian Bell has established herself as a leading force in television and film,' the description of her said. 

On stage: Vanessa will be honored with the Blackbird Vineyards Visionary award

On stage: Vanessa will be honored with the Blackbird Vineyards Visionary award 

Chatting: Each star sat for a chat onstage before their award

Chatting: Each star sat for a chat onstage before their award

She hit the red carpet in a long pink blazer, over an all black shirt and trouser set. 

The 35-year-old paired it with black pointed toe pumps and a short curled bob hairstyle. 

Olivia Wilde will also be receiving an award, to be given on Friday, named the Raymond Vineyards Award.  

Vanessa Hudgens stuns in a backless dress and is joined by Kevin Bacon at the Napa Valley Film Fest

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