Ya gotta do yer homework before you come here.
First, if you want to find out what social activities are going on at the time of your visits, you should contact groups like the American Business Council, British Business Forum, and check out the blogs and Kuwait forums.
If you want to make friends (and don't have the time while you are here), get onto either the online dating/friendship sites (http://www.pof.com/, http://www.friendfinder.com/, http://www.badoo.com/) or any of the social media sites like Facebook or WhatsApp. Remember the days of pen pals? Well, start making some of them in the age of technology so that you can meet up once you get here.
There are a few Facebook groups that might be able to help: